Contemporary Authors in Bioethics – Professor Sheila Jasanoff Discusses Her Book The Ethics of Invention: Technology and the Human Future

October 27, 2017

When:
November 2, 2017 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
2017-11-02T16:30:00-04:00
2017-11-02T18:00:00-04:00
Where:
Harvard Medical School, Tosteson Medical Education Center 227
Tosteson Medical Education Center
260 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
USA
Cost:
Free

Sheila Jasanoff is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies (STS) at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. She has published more than 120 articles and book chapters and authored numerous books. Her book, Science at the Bar: Law, Science and Technology in America (1995), received the Don K. Price award of the American Political Science Association, Section on Science, Technology, and Environmental Politics, for the best book on science and politics. Jasanoff’s longstanding research interests center on the interactions of law, science, and politics in democratic societies. She is particularly concerned with the construction of public reason in various cultural contexts, and with the role of science and technology in globalization.

This event is free and open to the public. Please bring a photo ID for security access to the Harvard Medical School campus.

 

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