Science funding & policy books

710 books were found.

Hark, Hark! Hear the Story of a Science Educator

Hark, Hark! Hear the Story of a Science Educator

Author: Jazlin V. Ebenezer (College of Education, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA)
ISBN: 9780367224172
Format: Hardback
$105.00

Highlights ... compelling ideas on science teaching and learning through the author's journey, [including] evolution...  Read More >>

Public Support of Private Innovation: An Initial Assessment of the North Carolina SBIR/STTR Phase I Matching Funds Program

Public Support of Private Innovation: An Initial Assessment...

Author: John W. Hardin ,  David J. Kaiser
ISBN: 9781680836745
Format: Paperback
$184.80

Describes the One North Carolina Small Business Program's purpose and history, as well as offers an assessment of...  Read More >>

The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science

The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science...

Author: David Tyfield ,  Rebecca Lave
ISBN: 9780367581275
Format: Paperback
$73.99

The political economy of research and innovation (R&I) is one of the central issues of the early twenty-first century....  Read More >>

Social Science for What?: Battles Over Public Funding for the  other Sciences  at the National Science Foundation

Social Science for What?: Battles Over Public Funding...

Author: Mark Solovey
ISBN: 9780262539050
Format: Paperback
$132.00

How the NSF became an important yet controversial patron for the social sciences, influencing debates over their...  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: Dr John R Deni
ISBN: 9781320954235
Format: Paperback
$37.29

Revolutionary changes among energy producers and dramatically altered patterns of energy consumption across the...  Read More >>

Scientists' Impact on Decision-making: A Case Study of the China Hi-Tech Research and Development Program

Scientists' Impact on Decision-making: A Case Study...

Author: Peng Ru (Assistant Professor, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, China)
ISBN: 9780367519056
Format: Paperback
$95.71

With the increasing influence of science and technology (S&T) on socioeconomic life and public affairs, there has...  Read More >>

Bit Tyrants: The Political Economy of Silicon Valley

Bit Tyrants: The Political Economy of Silicon Valley...

Author: Rob Larson
ISBN: 9781642590319
Format: Paperback
$47.39

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Cyber in the Age of Trump: The Unraveling of America's National Security Policy

Cyber in the Age of Trump: The Unraveling of America's...

Author: Charlie Mitchell
ISBN: 9781538130681
Format: Hardback
$92.40

A fast-paced tour through the world of cybersecurity in the Trump era, revealing the progress, paradoxes and setbacks...  Read More >>

Coding Democracy: How Hackers Are Disrupting Power, Surveillance, and Authoritarianism

Coding Democracy: How Hackers Are Disrupting Power,...

Author: Maureen Webb (Director, Hospital Employees Union) ,  Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 9780262043557
Format: Hardback
$79.07

Hackers as vital disruptors, inspiring a new wave of activism in which ordinary citizens take back democracy.  Read More >>

The Gig Society: How Modern Technology is Degrading Our Values and Destroying Our Culture

The Gig Society: How Modern Technology is Degrading...

Author: Brian Wolatz
ISBN: 9781734242096
Format: Paperback
$51.72

The Gig Society examines the aspects of our society that are being changed by modern technology for the worse, including...  Read More >>

The Gig Society: How Modern Technology is Degrading Our Values and Destroying Our Culture

The Gig Society: How Modern Technology is Degrading...

Author: Brian Wolatz
ISBN: 9781734242089
Format: Hardback
$75.01

The Gig Society examines the aspects of our society that are being changed by modern technology for the worse, including...  Read More >>

Curious about Nature: A Passion for Fieldwork

Curious about Nature: A Passion for Fieldwork

Author: Tim Burt (Durham University) ,  Des Thompson
ISBN: 9781108428040
Format: Hardback
$181.10

Field studies form the backbone of research, teaching, policy and advisory work. For the first time, a single textbook...  Read More >>

Promising Practices for Addressing the Underrepresentation of Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine: Opening Doors

Promising Practices for Addressing the Underrepresentation...

Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine ,  Policy and Global Affairs
ISBN: 9780309498241
Format: Paperback
$145.20

Careers in science, engineering, and medicine offer opportunities to advance knowledge, contribute to the well-being...  Read More >>

Can Science and Technology Save China?

Can Science and Technology Save China?

Author: Susan Greenhalgh ,  Li Zhang
ISBN: 9781501747038
Format: Paperback
$54.31

This study of the intimate connections between science and society in China shows that science and technology, far...  Read More >>

Can Science and Technology Save China?

Can Science and Technology Save China?

Author: Susan Greenhalgh ,  Li Zhang
ISBN: 9781501747021
Format: Hardback
$245.81

This study of the intimate connections between science and society in China shows that science and technology, far...  Read More >>

Inquiry-based Science Education

Inquiry-based Science Education

Author: Robyn M. Gillies (University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia)
ISBN: 9780367279233
Format: Hardback
$105.00

Students often think of science as disconnected pieces of information rather than a narrative that challenges their...  Read More >>

Bit Tyrants: The Political Economy of Silicon Valley

Bit Tyrants: The Political Economy of Silicon Valley...

Author: Rob Larson
ISBN: 9781642591798
Format: Hardback
$132.00

For all their famed disruption of the economy, Big Tech's secret sauce turns out to be Capitalism's standard issue...  Read More >>

Science and Biotechnology in Africa: Proceedings of a Conference on Scientific Advancement

Science and Biotechnology in Africa: Proceedings of...

Author: Joachim Kapalanga ,  Dennis Raphael
ISBN: 9781527540576
Format: Hardback
$263.87

The Society for the Advancement of Science in Africa (SASA) continues with its mission to advance science, improve...  Read More >>

Assessing the Role of the Federal Government in the Development of New Products, Industries, and Companies: Case Study Evidence since World War II

Assessing the Role of the Federal Government in the...

Author: Sandra E. Price ,  Donald S. Siegel
ISBN: 9781680836486
Format: Paperback
$198.00

Examines the role of the federal government in the development of major innovations. This is done in a purely descriptive...  Read More >>

Assessment of the In-House Laboratory Independent Research at the Army's Research, Development, and Engineering Centers

Assessment of the In-House Laboratory Independent Research...

Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine ,  Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
ISBN: 9780309499323
Format: Paperback
$145.20

This report evaluates the In-House Laboratory Independent Research (ILIR) conducted at the Research, Development,...  Read More >>

Innovation by Design: Impact and Effectiveness of Public Support for Business Innovation

Innovation by Design: Impact and Effectiveness of Public...

Author: David A. Wolfe
ISBN: 9781680836141
Format: Paperback
$198.00

Examines the conceptual and program models that exist for the design and implementation of government support of...  Read More >>

Science, Risk, and Policy

Science, Risk, and Policy

Author: Andrew J. Knight
ISBN: 9780367875091
Format: Paperback
$77.99

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