Cedric Charles Gilson


Cedric C. Gilson, PhD, is Visiting Fellow in Law in the School of Law at the University of Westminster, London, UK. He continues to study the relationship of science and law in pursuit of "truth." He is also interested in using social systems theory to study societal dilemmas such as assisted dying. He has lectured in Regulation of Risk Environments at Master’s level as another reflection of his interest in the science-law fault line.

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The Law-Science Chasm: Bridging Law's Disaffection with Science as Evidence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,570. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
This is a sociolegal study that takes seriously the varying approaches to science that physicians and scientists use, as compared to legal actors such as judges and lawyers. Offering a way to translate their different perspectives and assumptions, Cedric C. Gilson uses sociological and philosophical methodologies to explain each discipline to the other. Science and law are, in essence, mediated.

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evidence    immunization    law    lawyer    legal    malpractice    medical    philosophy    science    scientific evidence    scientists