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Sheila Jasanoff

Sheila Jasanoff is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Her most recent book is Can Science Make Sense of Life? (2019).

The United States ranked first on health security; then came COVID-19. In place of technocratic hubris, we need robust new forms of democratic humility.

Sheila Jasanoff

Final response: Humility is more than a personal attitude. It should be a collective practice.

Sheila Jasanoff