The Authority of Science

19 April 2011

Professor Rosemary Lyster was part of a four personal panel discussing the question "Is science just another voice in the policy debate?" as part of the 4th Sydney-Tilburg conference on the philosophy of science.

The free public event took place on Friday 8 April 2001.

Professor Trevor Hambley, Dean of the Faculty of Science,introduced the evening and Paul Willis, from ABC TV's Catalyst, chaired the discussion with panel members:

The conference, whichran from 8 to 10 April, also included eminent speakers such as Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of New Zealand.

The Authority of Science: Is science just another voice in the policy debate?

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