ERIC Number: EJ361904
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Three Ways Research Influences Policy and Practice: The Public's Right to Know and the Scientist's Responsibility to Educate.
Green, Lawrence W.
Health Education (Washington D.C.), v18 n4 p44-49 Aug-Sep 1987
This paper explores the channels by which research data make their way into public discussion, policy, and practice. The thesis is that scientific knowledge tends to concentrate with the already knowledgeable, and a way to hasten the diffusion process is needed. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: 1987 AAHE Scholar's Address presented at the National Convention of the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (Las Vegas, NV, April , 1987).