Values assessment in environment and landscape research a meeting with the goethean approach

A short notice of the RIVM try—out workshop
Elemente der Naturwissenschaft 58, 1993, S. 97-99 | DOI: 10.18756/edn.58.97


On several occasions during our work at the National Institute of Public Health and Environmental Protection (RIVM) we met colleagues from different disciplines phrasing in one way or the other, the urgent demand for an integrative, holistic, interdisciplinary approach that would make sense for the policy makers, as well as for the public. An approach that should nevertheless, at the same time, be and remain acceptable for the scientists involved. In one of such conversations, the idea was born to make a workshop trying out what the eventual benefit of such an additional approach could be. [...]