Science funding & policy books

688 books were found.

Empowering the Great Energy Transition: Policy for a Low-Carbon Future

Empowering the Great Energy Transition: Policy for a...

Author: Scott Valentine (Associate Professor) ,  Benjamin Sovacool
ISBN: 9780231185967
Format: Hardback
$77.63

Empowering the Great Energy Transition demonstrates that a transition away from carbon-intensive energy sources...  Read More >>

Beyond the Valley: How Innovators around the World are Overcoming Inequality and Creating the Technologies of Tomorrow

Beyond the Valley: How Innovators around the World are...

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan (Associate Professor of Information Studies and Design-Media Arts, University of California, Los Angeles)
ISBN: 9780262043137
Format: Hardback
$79.07

How to repair the disconnect between designers and users, producers and consumers, and tech elites and the rest...  Read More >>

New Realities: ENERGY SECURITY IN THE 2010s AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE U.S. MILITARY

New Realities: ENERGY SECURITY IN THE 2010s AND IMPLICATIONS...

Author: Deni
ISBN: 9781320954235
Format: Paperback
$37.05

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Exposing the Twenty Medical Myths: Why Everything You Know about Health Care Is Wrong and How to Make It Right

Exposing the Twenty Medical Myths: Why Everything You...

Author: Arthur Garson ,  Ryan Holeywell
ISBN: 9781538131183
Format: Hardback
$84.48

This book provides an honest, unbiased view of the state of health care policy in America. By fact checking 20 enduring...  Read More >>

Broader Impacts of Science on Society

Broader Impacts of Science on Society

Author: Bruce J. MacFadden (University of Florida)
ISBN: 9781108434287
Format: Paperback
$51.72

Invaluable guidance on how scientists can communicate the societal benefits of their work to the public and funding...  Read More >>

Working methods of the European Parliament Administration in Multi-actors World: A case-study

Working methods of the European Parliament Administration...

Author: Giancarlo Vilella
ISBN: 9788883980855
Format: Paperback
$72.45

An original approach alongside rigorous methodology make this concise, yet profound, book a highly significant contribution...  Read More >>

Outside Insight: Navigating a World Drowning in Data

Outside Insight: Navigating a World Drowning in Data...

Author: Jorn Lyseggen
ISBN: 9781940858487
Format: Paperback
$50.03

The world today is drowning in data. There is a treasure trove of valuable and underutilized insights that can...  Read More >>

Silicon States: The Power and Politics of Big Tech and What It Means for Our Future

Silicon States: The Power and Politics of Big Tech and...

Author: Lucie Greene
ISBN: 9781640092471
Format: Paperback
$44.75

Renowned futurist and celebrated international think-tank leader...  Read More >>

Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism

Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of...

Author: Slavoj Zizek
ISBN: 9781609809751
Format: Paperback
$44.75

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Cyber

Cyber

Author: IISS
ISBN: 9780367346898
Format: Hardback
$945.00

Over the past several years, rising cyber power has comprehensively and profoundly affected international security....  Read More >>

Innovation and National Security: Keeping Our Edge

Innovation and National Security: Keeping Our Edge

Author: Adam Segal
ISBN: 9780876097700
Format: Paperback
$43.96

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Are We There Yet?: The Digital Transformation of Government and the Public Service in Australia

Are We There Yet?: The Digital Transformation of Government...

Author: Martin Stewart-Weeks ,  Simon Cooper
ISBN: 9780648697800
Format: Paperback
$51.62

This is a unique, timely, and distinctly Australian look at a global phenomenon by two 'reflective practitioners'....  Read More >>

Advancing Professional Development through CPE in Public Health

Advancing Professional Development through CPE in Public...

Author: Ira Nurmala ,  Yashwant V. Pathak (University of South Florida College of Pharmacy, Tampa, USA)
ISBN: 9780367236366
Format: Hardback
$105.00

The education division is a prominent part of the public health profession. It focuses on educating individuals...  Read More >>

Scientocracy: The Tangled Web of Public Science and Public Policy

Scientocracy: The Tangled Web of Public Science and...

Author: Patrick J Michaels ,  Terence Kealey
ISBN: 9781948647496
Format: Paperback
$52.67

Science can be a force for good, and it has enhanced our lives in countless ways, but even a cursory look at the...  Read More >>

Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military

Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics...

Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson (American Museum of Natural History) ,  Avis Lang
ISBN: 9780393357462
Format: Paperback
$29.95

An exploration of the age-old complicity between sky watchers and war fighters, from the best-selling author of...  Read More >>

Energy Transition in East Asia: A Social Science Perspective

Energy Transition in East Asia: A Social Science Perspective...

Author: Kuei-Tien Chou (Risk Society and Policy Research Center, College of Social Science, National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
ISBN: 9780367375584
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The Fukushima disaster of 2011 shook the globe, arousing warm debate and new research within the academic fields...  Read More >>

Security, Loyalty, and Science

Security, Loyalty, and Science

Author: Walter Gellhorn
ISBN: 9781501740671
Format: Paperback
$26.27

Both sides of a sensitive problem are assessed by Professor Gellhorn in this penetrating analysis of national security...  Read More >>

A Human Algorithm: How Artificial Intelligence Is Redefining Who We Are

A Human Algorithm: How Artificial Intelligence Is Redefining...

Author: Flynn Coleman ,  Flynn Coleman
ISBN: 9781684576296
Format: Audio
$79.17

A groundbreaking narrative on the urgency of ethically designed AI and a guidebook to reimagining life in the era...  Read More >>

Theory and Best Practices in Science Communication Training

Theory and Best Practices in Science Communication Training...

Author: Todd P. Newman
ISBN: 9781138478152
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This edited volume reports on the growing body of research in science communication training, and identifies best...  Read More >>

Science for Sale: How the US Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top Scientists, Jeopardize Our Health, and Protect Corporate Profits

Science for Sale: How the US Government Uses Powerful...

Author: David L. Lewis
ISBN: 9781510743106
Format: Paperback
$52.77

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The Fifth Domain: Defending Our Country, Our Companies, and Ourselves in the Age of Cyber Threats

The Fifth Domain: Defending Our Country, Our Companies,...

Author: Richard A Clarke ,  Robert K Knake
ISBN: 9780525561965
Format: Hardback
$79.20

An urgent new warning from two bestselling security experts--and a gripping inside look at how governments, firms,...  Read More >>

Managing IoT Systems for Institutions and Cities

Managing IoT Systems for Institutions and Cities

Author: Chuck Benson
ISBN: 9781138590489
Format: Paperback
$131.00

This book introduces, defines, and discusses two core factors of IoT Systems implementation success: Return On Investment...  Read More >>

Transhumanism, Nature, and the Ends of Science

Transhumanism, Nature, and the Ends of Science

Author: Robert Frodeman (University of North Texas, USA)
ISBN: 9780367189396
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This book offers a social, political, and aesthetic critique of transhumanism and of the accelerating growth of...  Read More >>

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