Shi, Yanfei 1963-

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SHI, Yanfei 1963-


Born October 27, 1963, in China; son of Hong Biao (a public servant) and Mei Yu (a doctor; maiden name, Zhang) Shi; children: Zuoming, Eric. Ethnicity: "Chinese." Education: Zhejiang Teachers College, B.S., 1982; Huazhoung University of Science and Technology, M.A., 1988; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, D.Phil. (philosophy of science), 1991; University of Newcastle, D.Phil. (economics of science), 2000.


Home—1/11 Conner Close, Palmerston, Australian Capital Territory 2913, Australia. Office—Science, Economic Analysis, and Evaluation Branch, Australian Department of Education, Science, and Training, Canberra, Australia. E-mail—[email protected].


Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China, research associate professor of philosophy of science and technology, 1991-96; Australian National Office for the Information Economy, Canberra, Australia, policy analyst, 2000-01; Australian Department of Communications, Information Technology, and the Arts, Canberra, research officer, 2001-03; Australian Department of Education, Science, and Training, Canberra, policy and research officer for science, economic analysis, and evaluation branch, 2003—.


(Editor, with Qiu Renzhong) Introduction to the Famous Works in the Twentieth-Century Western Philosophy, [Hunan, China], 1991.

Hermeneutics of Science, [Hunan, China], 1992.

The Economics of Scientific Knowledge, Edward Elgar Publishing (Northampton, MA), 2001.

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