Commercialization of the University and Problem Choice by Academic Biological Scientists

TitleCommercialization of the University and Problem Choice by Academic Biological Scientists
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsCooper, MH
JournalScience, Technology & Human Values
Volume34
Issue5
Pagination629-653
Date Published09/2009
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number0162-2439
AbstractBased on data from a survey of biological scientists at 125 American universities, this article explores how the commercialization of the university affects the problems academic scientists pursue and argues that this reorientation of scientific agendas results in a shift from science in the public interest to science for private goods.
DOI10.1177/0162243908329379
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