Science, Money, and Politics (Paperback)

Political Triumph and Ethical Erosion

By Daniel S. Greenberg

University of Chicago Press, 9780226306353, 528pp.

Publication Date: April 15, 2003

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Description

Each year, Congress appropriates billions of dollars for scientific research. In this book, veteran science reporter Daniel S. Greenberg takes us behind closed doors to show us who gets it, and why. What he reveals is startling: an overlooked world of false claims, pork, and cronyism, where science, money, and politics all manipulate one another.


About the Author

Daniel S. Greenberg is a Washington-based journalist specializing in the politics of science. He is the author of The Politics of Pure Science, also published by the University of Chicago Press, and was the founding editor of the Science & Government Report.