In an Essay of 1000 words, please answer the following question.
Is science, or ought it to be, value free? What implications does your answer have for the regulation of science? Considering the fight over Intelligent Design vs. Evolution (as well as Research Scandals and Bayer Study), who should decide whether particular directions in research are pursued?
The paper is due on December 8. Using the IB ToK Rubric, I would like you to grade yourself. If you think you deserve an A, that's fine, but you must Justify Your Knowledge Claims with a brief explanation of how you achieved that specific mark according to the criteria. If I feel that you did not provide adequate justifications, I will lower your grade.