Science funding & policy books

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Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge

Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge

Author: Dr Vandana Shiva (Navdanya/Research Foundationfor Science Technology &ecology)
ISBN: 9781623170707
Format: Paperback
$39.47

Genetic engineering and the cloning of organisms are the ultimate expression of the commercialization of science...  Read More >>

Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makers: Creating Opportunities Through Public Policies and Corporate Strategies in Science, Technology and Innovation

Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makers:...

Author: Leonid Gokhberg ,  Dirk Meissner
ISBN: 9783319256269
Format: Hardback
$142.29

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Science, Risk, and Policy

Science, Risk, and Policy

Author: Andrew J. Knight
ISBN: 9781138189263
Format: Hardback
$263.00

For decades, experts and the public have been at odds over the nature and magnitude of risks and how they should...  Read More >>

A Fragile Power: Scientists and the State

A Fragile Power: Scientists and the State

Author: Chandra Mukerji
ISBN: 9780691636108
Format: Hardback
$235.00

When the National Science Foundation funds research about the earth's crust and the Department of Energy supports...  Read More >>

Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy: The Innovation Economy and Society Nexus

Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy:...

Author: G. Bruce Doern ,  David Castle
ISBN: 9780773547247
Format: Paperback
$85.39

An extensive and in-depth account and explanation of Canada's changing policies for science, technology, and innovation....  Read More >>

Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy: The Innovation Economy and Society Nexus

Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy:...

Author: G. Bruce Doern ,  David Castle
ISBN: 9780773547230
Format: Hardback
$235.46

An extensive and in-depth account and explanation of Canada's changing policies for science, technology, and innovation....  Read More >>

Digital Destiny: How the New Age of Data Will Transform the Way We Work, Live, and Communicate

Digital Destiny: How the New Age of Data Will Transform...

Author: Shawn Dubravac ,  Stephen McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781522656814
Format: Audio
$26.37

A New York Times best seller! Our world is about to change. In Digital Destiny: How the New Age of Data Will...  Read More >>

People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy

People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy...

Author: Robert W. McChesney ,  John Nichols
ISBN: 9781568585215
Format: Hardback
$40.99

This rousing critique sounds the alarm on how job automation, combined with stagnant capitalism, will generate unemployment...  Read More >>

Permissionless Innovation: The Continuing Case for Comprehensive Technological Freedom (Revised and Expanded Edition)

Permissionless Innovation: The Continuing Case for Comprehensive...

Author: Adam Thierer
ISBN: 9781942951247
Format: Paperback
$39.47

Will innovators be forced to seek the blessing of public officials before they develop and deploy new devices and...  Read More >>

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research and Development

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research and Development

Author: Science And Tran Committee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781530113187
Format: Paperback
$57.95

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) is a general and complete term which includes aircraft as well as supporting ground,...  Read More >>

Technology Security and National Power: Winners and Losers

Technology Security and National Power: Winners and...

Author: Stephen D. Bryen
ISBN: 9781412862431
Format: Hardback
$303.60

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Strategies to Enhance Air Force Communication with Internal and External Audiences: A Workshop Report

Strategies to Enhance Air Force Communication with Internal...

Author: Air Force Studies Board ,  Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
ISBN: 9780309389013
Format: Paperback
$121.44

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) helps defend the United States and its interests by organizing, training, and equipping...  Read More >>

Building a More Secure Cyber Future: Examining Private Sector Experience with the NIST Framework

Building a More Secure Cyber Future: Examining Private...

Author: Science And Tran Committee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781522954521
Format: Paperback
$44.75

No country, company, or consumer is immune to cybersecurity threats. The United States faces a growing array of...  Read More >>

Technology Security and National Power: Winners and Losers

Technology Security and National Power: Winners and...

Author: Stephen D. Bryen
ISBN: 9781412862677
Format: Paperback
$134.51

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Getting it Right on Data Security and Breach Notification Legislation in the 114th Congress

Getting it Right on Data Security and Breach Notification...

Author: Pro Subcommittee on Consumer Protection
ISBN: 9781522954071
Format: Paperback
$44.75

Recent high profile data breaches as well as the headline grabbing Sony cyberattack from late 2014 are the latest...  Read More >>

SBIR at the National Science Foundation

SBIR at the National Science Foundation

Author: Committee on Capitalizing on Science, Technology, and Innovation: An Assessment of the Small Business Innovation Research Program ,  Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy
ISBN: 9780309311960
Format: Paperback
$198.00

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is one of the largest examples of U.S. public-private partnerships,...  Read More >>

Grid 2030  A National Vision for Electricity's Second 100 Years

Grid 2030 A National Vision for Electricity's Second...

Author: Penny Hill Press Inc ,  United States Department of Energy
ISBN: 9781522769347
Format: Paperback
$34.19

65 senior executives representing the electric utility industry, equipment manufacturers, information technology...  Read More >>

Trusting Judgements: How to Get the Best out of Experts

Trusting Judgements: How to Get the Best out of Experts...

Author: Mark A. Burgman (University of Melbourne)
ISBN: 9781107531024
Format: Paperback
$54.31

Policy- and decision-makers in government and industry rely routinely on expert advice to fill critical scientific...  Read More >>

Trusting Judgements: How to Get the Best out of Experts

Trusting Judgements: How to Get the Best out of Experts...

Author: Mark A. Burgman (University of Melbourne)
ISBN: 9781107112087
Format: Hardback
$157.81

Policy- and decision-makers in government and industry rely routinely on expert advice to fill critical scientific...  Read More >>

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