Knowledge Systems Theme Fact Sheet

TitleKnowledge Systems Theme Fact Sheet
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsHaward M., O'Toole K.
Keywordsknowledge systems

We define the operating environment for sciences as the dynamic and cumulative effects of a variety of elements (including actors, institutions, stakes, issues, relationships, and objects) on the interactions between scientific knowledge and decision-making. To mediate between ‘issues’ and ‘stakes’ requires some sort of ‘boundary spanning’, which embodies a diverse range of possible practices. 

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