Science funding & policy books

701 books were found.

Outside Insight: Navigating a World Drowning in Data

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

Author: Jorn Lyseggen
ISBN: 9781940858463
Format: Hardback
$65.87

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

Global Crisis And Sustainability Technologies

Global Crisis And Sustainability Technologies

Author: Kenji Uchino
ISBN: 9789813142299
Format: Hardback
$144.90

Global Crisis and Sustainability Technologies is a nontechnical introduction and overview of the current 'politico-engineering'...  Read More >>

iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age

iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age

Author: Bill Gertz
ISBN: 9781501154980
Format: Paperback
$24.99

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Military Space Launch and the Use of Russian-Made Rocket Engines

Military Space Launch and the Use of Russian-Made Rocket...

Author: Committee on Armed Services United State
ISBN: 9781977628947
Format: Paperback
$39.47

With Russia and China aggressively weaponizing space, we can no longer take for granted the relative peace we have...  Read More >>

Patrons of Paleontology: How Government Support Shaped a Science

Patrons of Paleontology: How Government Support Shaped...

Author: Jane P. Davidson
ISBN: 9780253025715
Format: Hardback
$105.60

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Exploring Inductive Risk: Case Studies of Values in Science

Exploring Inductive Risk: Case Studies of Values in...

Author: Kevin C. Elliott (Associate Professor, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and the Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University) ,  Ted Richards (Assistant Professor, Michigan State University)
ISBN: 9780190467722
Format: Paperback
$62.95

This book brings together eleven case studies of inductive risk-the chance that scientific inference is incorrect-that...  Read More >>

Regional Innovation Strategies 3 (RIS3)

Regional Innovation Strategies 3 (RIS3)

Author: Roberta Capello (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) ,  Henning Kroll
ISBN: 9781138893221
Format: Hardback
$252.00

With regions and nations having formally fulfilled the ex ante conditionality, this book provides a first overall...  Read More >>

Climate Science: Assumptions, Policy Implications, and the Scientific Method

Climate Science: Assumptions, Policy Implications, and...

Author: Science And Tran Committee on Commerce
ISBN: 9781974002153
Format: Paperback
$86.99

The scientific method is regarded as the foundation of modern science. It ensures that scientific experimentation...  Read More >>

An Assessment of ARPA-E

An Assessment of ARPA-E

Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine ,  Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
ISBN: 9780309459457
Format: Paperback
$168.96

A Consensus Study Report of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine.  Read More >>

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 >>

The Net Neutrality Debate: Access to Broadband Networks

The Net Neutrality Debate: Access to Broadband Networks...

Author: Congressional Research Service
ISBN: 9781973781448
Format: Paperback
$23.63

As congressional policymakers continue to debate telecommunications reform, a major discussion point revolves around...  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 >>

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