Competing With The Soviets

Author: Audra J. Wolfe
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 142140771X
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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 ...

A Place In Space

Author: Stephan Zellmeyer
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The History of Swiss Participation in European Space Programmes, 1960-1987
Stephan Zellmeyer ... of the medium- sized European states in the cold war
context and highlighted the complex connections between space activities and
national security interests. ... scientific and technological efforts in general can
only be understood in the context of cold war competition and ... Roger D.
Launius, John M. Logsdon, and Robert W. Smith, Studies in the History of
Science, Technology and ...

The Cybernetics Moment

Author: Ronald R. Kline
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421416719
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This is a book for everyone to read, relish, and think about."—Choice "As a whole, the book presents a comprehensive in-depth retrospective analysis of the contribution of the American scientific school to the making, formation, and ...

Arms Races In International Politics

Author: Thomas Mahnken
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191054208
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This volume provides the first comprehensive history of the arms racing phenomenon in modern international politics, drawing both on theoretical approaches and on the latest historical research.

Air University Review

Author: Air University (U.S.)
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The current debate between the Soviet Union and the United States over nuclear
arms limitation proposals serves as an excellent backdrop for Harold Brown's
newly released study of American national security. ... of Defense, is currently
serving as Distinguished Visiting Professor at Johns Hopkins University School of
Advanced International Studies. ... historians and political scientists gathered at
the University of South Carolina to examine Byrnes's role in the origins of the
Cold War.