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: 34.48 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: 65.13 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 ...

Technology And The Pursuit Of Economic Growth

Author: David C. Mowery
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521389365
Size: 25.68 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.

Cycles Of Invention And Discovery

Author: Venkatesh Narayanamurti
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967968
Size: 32.60 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 ...

The Science Of Science Policy

Author: Kaye Fealing
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804770786
Size: 80.27 MB
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This handbook provides an overview of the current theoretical and empirical basis for a science of science policy. It offers perspectives from the federal science and policy community, and look towards a research agenda for tomorrow.

Science Technology And Society

Author: Sal P. Restivo
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195141938
Size: 42.69 MB
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The course that emerging technologies—nanotechnology, biotechnology,
robotics, and more—will take in coming years is uncertain. What is certain ...
Stokes, Donald E. Pasteur's Quadrant: Basic Science and Technological
Innovation.

How Economics Shapes Science

Author: Paula Stephan
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674062752
Size: 41.24 MB
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At a time when science is seen as an engine of economic growth, Paula Stephan brings a keen understanding of the cost-benefit calculations made by individuals and institutions as they compete for resources and reputation in scientific ...

Unraveling Environmental Disasters

Author: Daniel A. Vallero
Publisher: Newnes
ISBN: 0123970261
Size: 49.41 MB
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Unraveling Environmental Disasters provides scientific explanations of the most threatening current and future environmental disasters, including an analysis of ways that the disaster could have been prevented and how the risk of similar ...

Misunderstanding Science

Author: Alan Irwin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521525206
Size: 10.28 MB
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Misunderstanding Science? offers a challenging new perspective on the nature of modern science and its relationship with the public. As such, it contributes to the current heated discussion over the public understanding of science.