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: 57.94 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 ...

Pasteur S Quadrant

Author: Donald E. Stokes
Publisher: Brookings Inst Press
ISBN: 9780815781776
Size: 38.53 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: 32.49 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 Science Of Science Policy

Author: Kaye Fealing
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804770786
Size: 74.56 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.

Cycles Of Invention And Discovery

Author: Venkatesh Narayanamurti
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967968
Size: 20.21 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 ...

How Economics Shapes Science

Author: Paula Stephan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780674088160
Size: 55.70 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: 80.33 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 ...

Nanotechnology Research Directions For Societal Needs In 2020

Author: Mihail C. Roco
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9400711689
Size: 66.62 MB
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This volume presents a comprehensive perspective on the global scientific, technological, and societal impact of nanotechnology since 2000, and explores the opportunities and research directions in the next decade to 2020.

Carrots Sticks And Sermons

Author: Marie-Louise Bemelmans-Videc
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9781412819152
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As such, this volume crosses language barriers that stand in the way of dispersing research results among the international community of theoreticians and practitioners.