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- The 2009 Swinburne National Technology and Society Monitor
- Social Psychology Research Unit
- We are living during a time of rapid technological change. Emerging technologies---notably information and life science technologies---have profound social, political, psychological and ethical implications. Public perceptions of emerging technologies are potentially volatile. The Swinburne National Technology and Society Monitor was developed in 2003 at Swinburne University of Technology. It involves a representative nationwide survey of Australians, and provides an annual ‘snapshot’ of public perceptions regarding new technologies in Australia. The 2009 Monitor is the seventh edition of the Swinburne National Technology and Society Monitor. It provides a general account of public perceptions about new technologies in Australia, including trust in institutions that provide information about new technologies.
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- Swinburne University of Technology. Faculty of Life and Social Sciences
- Swinburne National Technology and Society Monitor, 2009 survey
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- Australia; Controversial science; Demographics; Genetic modification; GM; Health; Internet; New technologies; Nuclear power; Public attitudes; Social Psychology Research Unit; Society; Technological change; Trust
- Swinburne University of Technology
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- Copyright © 2009 Social Psychology Research Unit.
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- For more information about the monitor, please contact Dr Christine Critchley or Dr Elizabeth Hardie.
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