The author discusses risk assessment in environmental and technology policy, and whether citizens can participate in policy making where technical questions are a dominant focus. Owing to copyright restrictions, only the first 3 pages of the chapter are attached, together with a link to the book at Zed Books.
Fischer, F. Are scientists irrational? Risk assessment in practical reason. In: Science and Citizens: Globalization and the challenge of Engagement. Zed Books, London, (2005) ISBN 9781842775516