Pasteur S Quadrant

Author: Donald E. Stokes
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 9780815719076
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In this book, Donald Stokes challenges Bush's view and maintains that we can only rebuild the relationship between government and the scientific community when we understand what is wrong with that view.

Pasteur S Quadrant

Author: Donald E. Stokes
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 9780815719076
Size: 63.72 MB
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In this book, Donald Stokes challenges Bush's view and maintains that we can only rebuild the relationship between government and the scientific community when we understand what is wrong with that view.

Pasteur S Quadrant

Author: Donald E. Stokes
Publisher: Brookings Inst Press
ISBN: 9780815781776
Size: 44.98 MB
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The author recasts the widely accepted view of the tension between scientific understanding and use and builds a convincing case that by recognizing the importance of use-inspired basic research, we can frame a new contract between science ...

Beyond Sputnik

Author: Homer Alfred Neal
Publisher: Kris Nia
ISBN:
Size: 67.19 MB
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DIVA timely introduction to all facets of U.S. national science policy/div

Cycles Of Invention And Discovery

Author: Venkatesh Narayanamurti
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967968
Size: 20.89 MB
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Using Nobel Prize–winning examples like the transistor, laser, and magnetic resonance imaging, Venky Narayanamurti and Tolu Odumosu explore the daily micro-practices of research and show that distinctions between the search for knowledge ...

Technology And The Pursuit Of Economic Growth

Author: David C. Mowery
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521389365
Size: 58.67 MB
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This book offers a unique synthesis of historical studies, economic analysis, and policy debate on the conditions conducive to technological advance and economic growth.

The Politics Of Innovation

Author: Associate Professor of Political Science Mark Zachary Taylor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190464135
Size: 18.12 MB
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Why are some countries better than others at science and technology? Written in accessible language, 'The Politics of Innovation' provides readers from all backgrounds with a useful survey of the innovation debate.

Limited By Design

Author: Michael Crow
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231500104
Size: 54.48 MB
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Unraveling Environmental Disasters

Author: Daniel A. Vallero
Publisher: Newnes
ISBN: 0123970261
Size: 80.45 MB
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This book: Considers the societal impact on environmental disasters; Describes concisely why these disasters occurred, with understandable explanations of the underlying scientific principles; Applies 'failure analysis' to recent ...

The Edge Of Objectivity

Author: Charles Coulston Gillispie
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691023502
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Gillispie is unafraid to rate Mendel higher than Darwin, Maxwell above Faraday. Full of wry turns of phrase, the book effectively captures people and places. And throughout the book, Gillispie pushes an argument.