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Science for SaleThe Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism$
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Daniel S. Greenberg

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780226306254

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: March 2013

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226306261.001.0001

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The Price of Profits

The Price of Profits

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Science for Sale
University of Chicago Press

This chapter discusses the risks of the movement toward academic commercialism. It highlights the incompatibilities between marketplace mores and integrity, collegiality, and other valued attributes of the traditional scientific culture. This chapter also explains that in cases where money flows, temptations and opportunities can arise that may sometimes result in risky behavior and stealthy or even brazen wrongdoing in pursuit of personal or institutional advantage.

Keywords:   academic commercialism, marketplace mores, integrity, collegiality, scientific culture

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