ASA logo
Law, Science, and Public Values
Cover Page
Requires Subscription PDF

How to Cite

Lynch, Michael. 2010. “Law, Science, and Public Values”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course examines the intersection of law and science, with a focus on biology and biotechnology. Problems addressed include government regulation of science and technology, the role of technical expertise in public governance, and legal influences on medical and agricultural research. The course covers basic perspectives in science and technological...

Download this resource to see full details. Download this resource to see full details.


Subject Area(s):
Science and Technology
Resource Type(s):
Class Level(s):
College 400

When using resources from TRAILS, please include a clear and legible citation.

Cover Page
Requires Subscription PDF

Our website uses cookies to improve your browsing experience, to increase the speed and security for the site, to provide analytics about our site and visitors, and for marketing. By proceeding to the site, you are expressing your consent to the use of cookies. To find out more about how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy .