Books found that match ""Policy and Global Affairs""

393 books were found.

A Convergence of Science and Law: A Summary Report of the First Meeting of the Science, Technology, and Law Panel

A Convergence of Science and Law: A Summary Report of...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309075848
Format: Paperback
$39.60

This report is a summary of the first meeting of the Science, Technology, and Law Panel. The Policy Division of...  Read More >>

Knowledge and Diplomacy: Science Advice in the United Nations System

Knowledge and Diplomacy: Science Advice in the United...

Author: Committee for Survey and Analysis of Science Advice on Sustainable Development to International Organizations ,  Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309084901
Format: Paperback
$110.88

Focuses on the functions of the United Nations that affect international governance in the fields related to sustainable...  Read More >>

Meeting the Challenges of Megacities in the Developing World: A Collection of Working Papers

Meeting the Challenges of Megacities in the Developing...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  Office of International Affairs
ISBN: 9780309055383
Format: Paperback
$79.20

This volume draws on the significant advances in technologies and management strategies made in recent decades to...  Read More >>

Monitoring International Labor Standards: Summary of Domestic Forums

Monitoring International Labor Standards: Summary of...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
ISBN: 9780309086950
Format: Paperback
$77.22

Globalization creates new economic, cultural, and social opportunities, but also poses the challenge of ensuring...  Read More >>

Urbanization, Energy, and Air Pollution in China: The Challenges Ahead, Proceedings of a Symposium

Urbanization, Energy, and Air Pollution in China: The...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  Chinese Academy of Engineering
ISBN: 9780309093231
Format: Paperback
$166.32

A collection of papers, which intends to introduce the reader to the complicated problems of urban air pollution...  Read More >>

Approaches to Reducing the Use of Forced or Child Labor: Summary of a Workshop on Assessing Practice

Approaches to Reducing the Use of Forced or Child Labor:...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  National Research Council
ISBN: 9780309145282
Format: Paperback
$91.74

Globally, child labor and forced labor are widespread and complex problems. They are conceptually different phenomena,...  Read More >>

Implementing the Government Performance and Results Act for Research: A Status Report

Implementing the Government Performance and Results...

Author: Policy and Global Affairs ,  Institute of Medicine
ISBN: 9780309075572
Format: Paperback
$158.40

As requested by Congress and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), this report assists...  Read More >>

Strengthening U.S.-Russian Cooperation on Nuclear Nonproliferation: Recommendations for Action

Strengthening U.S.-Russian Cooperation on Nuclear Nonproliferation:...

Author: U.S Committee on Strengthening U.S. and Russian Cooperative Nuclear Nonproliferation ,  National Research Council
ISBN: 9780309096690
Format: Paperback
$99.66

Offers the consensus findings and recommendations of a joint committee established by the US National Academies...  Read More >>

Preparing for the Revolution: Information Technology and the Future of the Research University

Preparing for the Revolution: Information Technology...

Author: Panel on the Impact of Information Technology on the Future of the Research University ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309086400
Format: Paperback
$51.72

Identifies those information technologies likely to evolve that could ultimately have a major impact on the research...  Read More >>

U.S.-Japan Strategic Alliances in the Semiconductor Industry: Technology Transfer, Competition, and Public Policy

U.S.-Japan Strategic Alliances in the Semiconductor...

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309047791
Format: Paperback
$82.80

Reviews the evolution of strategic alliances involving US and Japanese companies in the semiconductor industry and...  Read More >>

Protecting Nuclear Weapons Material in Russia

Protecting Nuclear Weapons Material in Russia

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309065474
Format: Paperback
$54.31

The management challenge in orchestrating a multitude of DOE headquarters, laboratory, and contractor personnel...  Read More >>

Envisioning a 21st Century Science and Engineering Workforce for the United States: Tasks for University, Industry, and Government

Envisioning a 21st Century Science and Engineering Workforce...

Author: National Academy of Sciences ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309088565
Format: Paperback
$67.27

At the request of the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR), Shirley Ann Jackson, President...  Read More >>

Monitoring International Labor Standards: National Legal Frameworks, Summary of a Workshop

Monitoring International Labor Standards: National Legal...

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309089425
Format: Paperback
$54.31

The National Research Council has convened the Committee on Monitoring International Labor Standards to provide...  Read More >>

Monitoring International Labor Standards: Human Capital Investment: Summary of a Workshop

Monitoring International Labor Standards: Human Capital...

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309090599
Format: Paperback
$54.31

An increasingly globalized world economy creates new economic, cultural, and social opportunities. Globalization...  Read More >>

Bridging the Bed-Bench Gap: Contributions of the Markey Trust

Bridging the Bed-Bench Gap: Contributions of the Markey...

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309091121
Format: Paperback
$85.39

In response to the gap between fundamental biological research and its clinical application, the Lucille P Markey...  Read More >>

Monitoring International Labor Standards: International Perspectives: Summary of Regional Forums

Monitoring International Labor Standards: International...

Author: National Research Council ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309091374
Format: Paperback
$80.21

In February and March 2003, the Committee on Monitoring International Labor Standards (CMILS) of the National Research...  Read More >>

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