British sociologists, Steven Cotgrove and Steven Box in 1970 described three types of scientists. Name and describe the three types.

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The first type of scientist is ‘public scientists.’ Their aim is to expand the knowledge for its own sake through publishing the results of their studies. The second type tends to do science and solve problems but has no need to publish the results. They are called ‘private scientists.’ The third type of scientist considers science to be a job. They are called ‘organization scientists.’

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