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Learned discourses: Timely scientific opinions
Article first published online: 19 DEC 2011
Copyright © 2011 SETAC
Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management
Volume 8, Issue 1, page 194, January 2012
How to Cite
Chapman, P. M. (2012), Learned discourses: Timely scientific opinions. Integr Environ Assess Manag, 8: 194. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1272
- Issue published online: 19 DEC 2011
- Article first published online: 19 DEC 2011
Timely Scientific Opinions
Intent. The intent of Learned Discourses is to provide a forum for open discussion. These articles reflect the professional opinions of the authors regarding scientific issues. They do not represent SETAC positions or policies. And, although they are subject to editorial review for clarity, consistency, and brevity, these articles are not peer reviewed. The Learned Discourses date from 1996 in the North America SETAC News and, when that publication was replaced by the SETAC Globe, continued there through 2005. The continued success of Learned Discourses depends on our contributors. We encourage timely submissions that will inform and stimulate discussion. We expect that many of the articles will address controversial topics, and promise to give dissenting opinions a chance to be heard.
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