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Knowledge and power : essays on science and government / edited by Sanford A. Lakoff.

Author/Creator:
Lakoff, Sanford A., editor.
Publication:
New York : Free Press, 1966. , ©1966
Format/Description:
Book
x, 502 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Science.
Science and state.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
The third culture: science in social thought / Sanford A. Lakoff
pt. 1. Case and controversies: The trial of Dr. Oppenheimer / Sanford A. Lakoff
Mohole: the project that went awry / Daniel S. Greenberg
Scientific advice and the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty / Cecil H. Uyehara
The establishment of NASA / Enid Curtis Bok Schoettle
Comsat: the inevitable anomaly / Roger A. Kvam
Smoking and health: the Congress and causality / Stanley Joel Reiser
pt. 2. Governing science: Scientists and statesmen: a profile of the president's Science Advisory Committee / Carl William Fischer
Scientific advice for Congress: analysis of three proposals / Eilene Galloway
The scientific establishment and American pluralism / Sanford A. Lakoff
pt. 3. Knowledge and power: the overview: Federal support of science / Alan T. Waterman
Criteria for scientific choice / Alvin M. Weinberg
The scientist and national policy / Mc George Bundy
Future needs for the support of basic research / Harvey Brooks
Knowledge and power: science in the service of society / Philip H. Abelson.
Notes:
"Copyright ©1966 by The Free Press"--verso of title page.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-493) and indexes.
Local notes:
Kislak Center copy gifted by Dr. Mark B. Adams in 2018.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B., (former owner) (autograph) (Adams copy)
Penn Chronology:
1966
Contributor:
Free Press, publisher.
Mark B. Adams Emergence of Modern Science Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
520209
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