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Risk, Ethics and Public Sensitivities

Thinking like a Social Scientist lecture series

Following international agreements, food safety is judged solely on the criterion of scientific risks. However science based regulation cannot entertain ethical issues and public sensitivities.
Do we need a new paradigm for the regulation
of sensitive technologies?

George Gaskell is pro-director of LSE and professor of social psychology.


Professor George Gaskell | talks


Date and Time:

28 January 2010 at 1:00 pm


1 hour



Hong Kong Theatre, London School of Economics &Political Science
Houghton St

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