This concluding chapter adds the third element of the theory of scientific advice: the place and role of scientific advice in the process of democratic governance. It links the case study of the Gezondheidsraad to the broader context of democratization of modern societies, and answers the questions of how scientific advisory bodies escape the horns of the paradox of scientific authority and function in the democratic governance of our highly developed scientific-technical societies.
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