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Views on science policy of the 1983 U.S. Nobel laureates in science

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology.

Views on science policy of the 1983 U.S. Nobel laureates in science

hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, March 8, 1984.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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    • Science and state -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .S39 1984f
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 69 p. :
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2664281M
      LC Control Number85601727

      Number of Nobel laureates by country Country Number of Nobel laureates United States United Kingdom Germany France 69 Sweden 32 Japan 27 Canada 26 Switzerland 26 Russia/ Soviet Union 25 Austria 21 Netherlands 21 Italy 20 Poland 14 Denmark


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House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology.]. Good morning, and welcome to today's hearing, entitled ''Views of the NIST Nobel Laureates on Science Policy.'' It is my great privilege to chair the Science Subcommittee that oversees the National Institute of Standards and Technology, also known as NIST.

Scientific Elite is about Nobel prize winners and the well-defined stratification system in twentieth-century science. It tracks the careers of all American laureates who won prizes from untilexamining the complex interplay of merit and privilege at each stage of their scientific lives and the creation of the ultra-elite in study draws on biographical and.

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