Science funding & policy books

691 books were found.

Principles and Practices for a Federal Statistical Agency: Sixth Edition

Principles and Practices for a Federal Statistical Agency:...

Author: National Academies of Sciences Engineering and Medicine ,  Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
ISBN: 9780309461672
Format: Paperback
$142.56

A consensus study report of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.  Read More >>

Minitel: Welcome to the Internet

Minitel: Welcome to the Internet

Author: Julien Mailland (Indiana University - Bloomington) ,  Kevin Driscoll (Assistant Professor, University of Virginia)
ISBN: 9780262036221
Format: Hardback
$92.40

The first scholarly book in English on Minitel, the pioneering French computer network, offers a history of a technical...  Read More >>

Anticipatory Policymaking: When Government Acts to Prevent Problems and Why It Is So Difficult

Anticipatory Policymaking: When Government Acts to Prevent...

Author: Rob A. DeLeo (Bentley University, USA)
ISBN: 9781138307476
Format: Paperback
$79.99

Public policy analysts and political pundits alike tend to describe the policymaking process as a reactive sequence...  Read More >>

Welcome to Tomorrow: A Beginner's Guide to Technology

Welcome to Tomorrow: A Beginner's Guide to Technology...

Author: Corey Preston ,  Shari Angel
ISBN: 9780998245300
Format: Paperback
$59.51

For newcomers to STEM fields, where to begin their education remains a challenge with little guidance. Whether you...  Read More >>

The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World

The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World...

Author: Helena Carrapico (Aston University, UK) ,  Benjamin Farrand (University of Strathclyde, UK)
ISBN: 9781138086210
Format: Paperback
$79.99

In recent years, we have witnessed the mushrooming of pro- democracy and protest movements not only in the Arab...  Read More >>

Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life

Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life

Author: Adam Greenfield
ISBN: 9781784780432
Format: Hardback
$39.99

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Not a Scientist: How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent and Utterly Mangle Science

Not a Scientist: How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent...

Author: Dave Levitan ,  Kevin Pariseau
ISBN: 9781543627541
Format: Audio
$26.37

An eye-opening tour of the political tricks that subvert scientific progress. In 1980, Ronald Reagan created...  Read More >>

China's Technological Rise: Challenges to U.S. Innovation and Security

China's Technological Rise: Challenges to U.S. Innovation...

Author: Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of
ISBN: 9781548314149
Format: Paperback
$47.39

China's growth as a technological powerhouse is one of a number of momentous changes taking place in the U.S.-China...  Read More >>

The Disrupter Series: Mobile Payments

The Disrupter Series: Mobile Payments

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546936336
Format: Paperback
$47.39

Smartphones are increasingly an ever-present part of our lives. They are also changing the way that we shop for...  Read More >>

The Disrupter Series: Health Care Apps

The Disrupter Series: Health Care Apps

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546936480
Format: Paperback
$47.39

The ubiquity of smartphones and advanced broadband Internet technology have enabled the deployment of health apps....  Read More >>

Disrupter Series: Wearable Devices

Disrupter Series: Wearable Devices

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546958505
Format: Paperback
$47.39

Wearable technologies have come to represent a growing segment within that digital ecosystem of interconnected devices...  Read More >>

China's Pursuit of Next Frontier Tech: Computing, Robotics, and Biotechnology

China's Pursuit of Next Frontier Tech: Computing, Robotics,...

Author: U S -China Economic and Security Review
ISBN: 9781546973478
Format: Paperback
$63.23

China is attempting to become a technological leader in three emerging sectors: computing, robotics and biotechnology....  Read More >>

Bureaucratization in Academic Research Policy: What Causes It?

Bureaucratization in Academic Research Policy: What...

Author: Barry Bozeman ,  Jiwon Jung
ISBN: 9781680832624
Format: Paperback
$184.80

In the U.S. and throughout most of the world, university research is becoming increasingly bureaucratized. Bureaucratization...  Read More >>

Exploring Augmented Reality

Exploring Augmented Reality

Author: Science And Tran Committee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781547078097
Format: Paperback
$50.03

Many of us have heard of, or experienced, virtual reality, which usually involves putting on a headset that covers...  Read More >>

America's Next Generation Supercomputer: The Exascale Challenge

America's Next Generation Supercomputer: The Exascale...

Author: Subcommittee on Energy Committee on Scie
ISBN: 9781546975090
Format: Paperback
$47.39

Scientific research is traditionally conducted through theory or experimentation, both of which generate data that...  Read More >>

The Disrupter Series: The Fast-Evolving Uses and Economic Impacts of Drones

The Disrupter Series: The Fast-Evolving Uses and Economic...

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546936763
Format: Paperback
$44.75

Drones promise to make life easier, safer, and less costly for workers in a wide variety of industries. The American...  Read More >>

The Disrupter Series: 3D Printing

The Disrupter Series: 3D Printing

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546935711
Format: Paperback
$44.75

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, has disrupted industries, not just by challenging incumbents,...  Read More >>

The Disrupter Series: How the Sharing Economy Creates Jobs, Benefits Consumers, and Raises Policy Questions

The Disrupter Series: How the Sharing Economy Creates...

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546954279
Format: Paperback
$50.03

The sharing economy has captured the entrepreneurial spirit of many Americans. New platforms have enabled self-employed...  Read More >>

Disrupter Series: Self-Driving Cars

Disrupter Series: Self-Driving Cars

Author: Manufacturing Subcommittee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781546936732
Format: Paperback
$47.39

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Cybersecurity: What the Federal Government Can Learn from the Private Sector

Cybersecurity: What the Federal Government Can Learn...

Author: Subcommittee on Research and Technology
ISBN: 9781546856948
Format: Paperback
$47.39

One of the great challenges of the 21st Century is cybersecurity. Over the summer of 2015, the Office of Personnel...  Read More >>

Critical Studies of Innovation: Alternative Approaches to the Pro-Innovation Bias

Critical Studies of Innovation: Alternative Approaches...

Author: Benoit Godin ,  Dominique Vinck
ISBN: 9781785366963
Format: Hardback
$409.20

Different theories, models and narratives of innovation compete for both legitimacy and authority. The book examines...  Read More >>

Oversight of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015

Oversight of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015

Author: Infrastru Subcommittee on Cybersecurity
ISBN: 9781546916710
Format: Paperback
$44.75

The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 (CISA) encourages private companies to voluntarily share information...  Read More >>

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