Competing With The Soviets

Author: Audra J. Wolfe
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421409011
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The high-tech machinery of nuclear physics and the space race are at the center of this story, but Audra J. Wolfe also examines the surrogate battlefield of scientific achievement in such diverse fields as urban planning, biology, and ...

Science Studies During The Cold War And Beyond

Author: Elena Aronova
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137559438
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The Cold War and the International History of the Twentieth Century. In The
Cambridge ... Competing with the Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in
Cold War America. Baltimore, MD: The John Hopkins University Press. Wootton,
David. 2015. ... Wulun, Jin. 1982. Tuomasi Ku'en Kexuezhexuexueshutaolunhui
Jianjie [An introduction of the workshop of Scientific philosophy of Thomas Kuhn].

Sharing Knowledge Shaping Europe

Author: John Krige
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034778
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US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation John Krige ... History 38:5 (
2014): 1114–1135; Gabrielle Hecht, Being Nuclear: Africans and The Global
Uranium Trade (MIT Press, 2012); Gabrielle Hecht, ... 2014); Audra Wolfe,
Competing with the Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War
America (Johns Hopkins University ... Science: An Intellectual, Institutional and
Political History of Twentieth-Century Demography,” Comparative Studies in
Society and History ...

The New Math

Author: Christopher J. Phillips
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022618501X
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Studies in Mathematics, vol. ... E.g., “SMSG History” and “W. Wooton's SMSG
History: Correspondence and Ms. Material,” box 4.1/86–28/2, SMSGR, as well as
the ... 1–2; an introductory overview of modernization's reach in the context of
Cold War science generally is provided in Audra Wolfe, Competing with the
Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War America (Baltimore:
Johns Hopkins ...

Cold War

Author: Carole K. Fink
Publisher: Westview Press
ISBN: 081335062X
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The second edition reflects the latest research and scholarship and offers additional information about the post-Cold War period, including the "new Cold War" with Russia.

Soldiers Of Reason

Author: Alex Abella
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156033442
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An in-depth history of the RAND Corporation describes the behind-the-scenes role of the secretive think tank in shaping American political policy for six decades, detailing its origins, the part it played during the Cold War, and its ...

Cinematic Cold War

Author: Tony Shaw
ISBN: 9780700620203
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The first book-length survey of cinema's vital role in the Cold War cultural combat between the U.S. and the USSR.

Mandarins Of The Future

Author: Nils Gilman
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801881595
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He first explains how Talcott Parsons at Harvard constructed a social theory that challenged the prevailing economics-centered understanding of the modernization process, then describes the work of Edward Shils and Gabriel Almond in helping ...

The Social Construction Of Technological Systems

Author: Wiebe E. Bijker
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262521376
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The influence of society on technology is more subtle. The 13 essays in this book have been written by a diverse group of scholars united by a common interest in creating a new field - the sociology of technology.

Science Communication

Author: Laura Bowater
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118406664
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This book has been written for scientists at all stages of their career, including undergraduates and postgraduates wishing to engage with effective science communication for the first time, or looking to develop their science communication ...