The Baltimore Case

A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character by Daniel J. Kevles

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

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The Baltimore Case tells the complete story of this complex affair, reminding us how important the issues of government oversight and scientific integrity have become in a culture in which increasingly complicated technology widens the divide between scientists and by: The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character.

David Baltimore won the Nobel Prize for medicine at the age of A leading researcher and respected public figure, in he was made president of Rockefeller University.

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The background to “the Baltimore case” (so called to reflect his protagonism, though he was never accused of fraud) was a decade of misconduct cases inadequately managed by the prestigious institutions and scientists involved.

Given its vast investment in research, congress had ordered an investigation, chaired by the Democrat, John by: 1. Nobel Winner Is Caught Up In a Dispute Over Study (Ap ) Dr. Margot O'Toole, a former postdoctoral research fellow at M.I.T., accused her colleagues, Dr.

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The rest of the book is a massively drawn out story of the most unrealistic childhood ever/5(). Baltimore Sun: Your source for Baltimore breaking news, sports, business, entertainment, weather and traffic. Includes bibliographical references (p. The Baltimore Case book []) and index.

The Baltimore case: a trial of politics, science, and character Item PreviewPages: Books set in Baltimore, Maryland: [The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, The Accidental Tourist, Without Remorse, The Curious Case of Benjamin But. One of Baltimore's strongest defenders throughout The Baltimore Case book developments was Kevles, who ultimately also wrote a book “The Baltimore Case: A trial of Politics, Science and Character (2) in which all the characters involved, pro and contra, are being analyzed.

Whatever the hurts, the Baltimore case resulted in a serious approach to tackling a probably small but important feature of any society Ancien regimes, such as Britain, with their continual emphasis on doing little but brushing such distasteful episodes under the carpet, could learn a lot from this book and the example set across the by: 1.

The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character Daniel Kevles, Author W. Norton & Company $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. In his book The Baltimore Case was awarded the History of Science Society's Watson Davis Prize for best book in the history of science directed to a wide public. Kevles is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a member of the American Philosophical Society and the Society of.

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How poorly we know how to handle this Frankenstein's monster comes across in ''The Baltimore Case,'' a splendid study of a major contemporary scientific scandal. The Baltimore case touched deep-seated doubts about the scientific enterprise.

It has now dragged on for a decade, leaving wrecked careers in its wake, pitting congressmen against scientists, and Author: Daniel J. Kevles. address questions of scientific responsibility, using the Baltimore case as a concrete instance where they came up.

The first part containing historical background is necessary to provide readers with documentation so that they can have some factual bases on which to evaluate respective positions and myCited by: 6. Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh learned her fate today in the fraud case involving a children’s book she authored called Healthy : Jordan Crucchiola.

The system described some of the purchases of Pugh’s books as “grants” in federal filings. Although the sentencing hearing this week will wrap up the federal case, Pugh still must face a state perjury charge for failing to include her ownership of Healthy Holly LLC in financial disclosure forms filed with the Maryland State Ethics Commission.

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