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Author Science and Human Rights (Symposium) (1987 : Washington, D.C.), author

Title Science and Human Rights / edited by Carol Corillon
Published Washington (DC) : National Academies Press (US), 1988
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Contents Cover -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Overview -- THE SYMPOSIUM -- TORTURE, PSYCHIATRIC ABUSE, AND THE ETHICS OF MEDICINE -- HUMAN RIGHTS, HUMAN NEEDS, AND SCIENTIFIC FREEDOM -- HUMAN RIGHTS AND HUMAN SURVIVAL -- Welcoming Remarks -- Introduction -- Part 1 Torture, Psychiatric Abuse, and the Ethics of Medicine -- INTRODUCTION -- THE WORK OF THE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION OF CHILE -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS -- GERARD DEBREU -- DOUGLAS SAMUELSON, AMERICAN STATISTICAL ASSOCIATION, COMMITTEE ON SCIENTIFIC FREEDOM AND HUMAN RIGHTS -- JUAN LUÍS GONZÁLEZ -- HELEN RANNEY -- JUAN LUÍS GONZÁLEZ -- HELEN RANNEY -- JUAN LUÍS GONZÁLEZ -- JOEL LEBOWITZ, RUTGERS UNIVERSITY -- ALBERT SOLNIT -- VIRGINIA M. BOUVIER, WASHINGTON OFFICE ON LATIN AMERICA -- JUAN LUÍS GONZÁLEZ -- VIRGINIA M. BOUVIER -- JUAN LUÍS GONZÁLEZ -- PARTICIPANT -- M. ALFRED HAYNES -- Part 2 Human Rights, Human Needs, and Scientific Freedom -- INTRODUCTION -- APARTHEID IN SOUTH AFRICA -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS -- GILBERT WHITE -- LIPMAN BERS -- GILBERT WHITE -- PRESTON CLOUD, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA BARBARA -- GILBERT WHITE -- PRESTON CLOUD -- ISMAIL MOHAMED -- GILBERT WHITE -- ROBERT KATES -- ELIZABETH RUSSELL, JACKSON LABORATORY, BAR HARBOR, MAINE -- ISMAIL MOHAMED -- GILBERT WHITE -- ISMAIL MOHAMED -- EDWARD ANDERS, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO -- ISMAIL MOHAMED -- GILBERT WHITE -- Part 3 Human Rights and Human Survival -- INTRODUCTION -- THE SOVIET UNION, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND NATIONAL SECURITY -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- COMMENTS -- QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS -- FRANCIS LOW -- YURI ORLOV -- LIPMAN BERS -- YURI ORLOV -- LIPMAN BERS -- JOEL LEBOWITZ, RUTGERS UNIVERSITY -- ELIOT STELLAR -- WALTER KOHN, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA BARBARA -- LIPMAN BERS -- E-AN ZEN, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY -- YURI ORLOV -- FRANCIS LOW -- CLOSING REMARKS -- Appendix A Affiliations of Participants -- SPEAKERS -- DISCUSSANTS -- Appendix B Mandates, Committee on Human Rights and Committee on Health and Human Rights -- COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS -- COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN RIGHTS -- Appendix C Organization of a Human Rights Committee -- I. THE MANDATE OR TERMS OF REFERENCE -- Individual Cases -- Selected Human Rights Issues -- II. THE FUNCTIONS -- Committee Structure -- Committee Members -- Information Gathering -- III. ACTIONS
Summary This publication is based on a symposium held at the National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C., April 27, 1987. It was convened to discuss the problem of human rights violations around the world--particularly involving scientists and research personnel
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Human Rights Abuses -- prevention & control.
Human Rights.
International Cooperation.
Research Personnel.
Science.
Workforce.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Corillon, Carol, editor
Osborn, June E., 1937- donor. DNLM
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.). Committee on Human Rights, issuing body
ISBN 0309575109 (E-Book)
1280260432
9780309575102
9781280260438