Chapter 3: The Relationship Between Science and Technology and Society in the 21st Century
Section 3: Restoring Trust in Science and Technology
In addition to the fact that science and technology is becoming
more sophisticated and complex, conducts of scientists and engineers seem to
lack consideration towards society. Those have lead increased sense of anxiety
and distrust among the general public. Initiatives are required to eliminate
such sense of anxiety and distrust and restore trust in science and technology.