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Social and ethical Interactions with nano: Mapping the early literature


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TitleSocial and ethical Interactions with nano: Mapping the early literature
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsKjolberg, Kamilla, and Wickson Fern
JournalNanoEthics
Volume1
Issue2
Pagination89-104
Date PublishedAugust 2007
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Type of ArticleJournal article
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number1871-4757
Abstract

This article maps the early literature published on the societal and ethical implications of nanotechnology, and looks at the question, what does social and ethical research actually mean when it is focused on technical applications that are largely hypothetical, and a field of sciences spread out across multiple disciplines and lacking unification?

DOI10.1007/s11569-007-0011-x