9 edition of American science policy since World War II found in the catalog.
by Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Bruce L.R. Smith.|
|LC Classifications||Q127.U6 S613 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 230 p. :|
|Number of Pages||230|
|ISBN 10||0815779984, 0815779976|
In post-World War II America, anti-inflationists have been content to stop prices from rising. In , monetary authorities actually sought to drive prices back to their pre-war levels. World War II presented Allied war planners with a tactical dilemma--how to make large amphibious landings of armies against defended coasts. For America this was a particularly thorny problem, since its armed forces had to mount amphibious invasions at sites ranging from .
The Manhattan Project was the code name for the American-led effort to develop a functional atomic weapon during World War II. The controversial creation and eventual use of . The National WWII Museum is here to help you explore the history and lessons of World War II with your students. Utilizing an object-based learning experience, educational technology, and its world-class exhibits, the Museum uses its rich collection of artifacts, archives, and oral histories to take history beyond the pages of textbooks and into the hands of curious students.
Science is the engine of prosperity. Economists have said that a third to a half of U.S. economic growth has resulted from basic research since World War II. Author: Mariette Dichristina. Mexican Migration to the United States: Policy and Trends Congressional Research Service Summary History and geography have given Mexico a unique status in the U.S. immigration system, and have made the Mexico-U.S. migration flow the largest in the world. Mexicans are the largestCited by:
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In American Science Policy Since World War II, author Bruce L.R. Smith makes sense of the break between science and government and identifies the patterns of postwar science : Bruce L.R. Smith. In American Science Policy Since World War II, author Bruce L.R. Smith makes sense of the break between science and government and identifies the patterns of postwar science affairs.
Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Science and American Foreign Relations since World War II provides the historical background necessary to understand the contemporary geopolitics of science.
Reviews 'In this intelligent and original book, Greg Whitesides brings needed attention to the role of science in post American : Greg Whitesides. American Foreign Policy Since World War II provides students with an understanding of America’s current challenges by exploring its historical experience as the world’s predominant power since World War II.
Through this process of historical reflection and insight, students become better equipped to place the current problems of the nation. Get this from a library.
American science policy since World War II. [Bruce L R Smith] -- Looks at the history of government involvement in science, explains how scientific research is applied towards national goals, and suggests ways to revitalize national research.
Aldo Leopold's sensational book, Silent Spring, helped popularize the new science of ecology. False The Wilderness Society, the Sierra Club, the National Audubon Society, the Nature Conservancy, the National Wildlife Federation, and and the National Parks and Conservation Association all predated the rise of modern ecological science.
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Wilson. Since then the nation has struggled to reestablish shared beliefs about the means and goals of science policy. In American Science Policy Since World War II, author Bruce L. Smith makes sense of the break between science and government and identifies the patterns on postwar science affairs.
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Hart’s new book Hitler’s American Friends: The Third Reich’s Supporters in the United States argues that the threat of Nazism in the United States before World War II was greater than we.
After the end of World War II, the United States went through many changes. Most of the changes were for the better, but some had an adverse effect on certain population centers. Many programs, agencies and policies were created to transform American society and government.
One of the greatest transformations to American society was the mass. “Northeastern Illinois University Releases Tapes of Hearings on World War II-Era Japanese Internment Camps” Filed by Gary Price on May 9, From The Independent (Northeastern Illinois University): In September ofNortheastern Illinois University hosted hearings regarding the authorized internment of approximatelyJapanese Americans during World War II following the attack.
As of June total of US World War II casualties listed as MIA is 72, e. ^ Korean War: Note:  gives Dead as 33, and Wounded asand MIA as 8, The American Battle Monuments Commission database for the Korean War reports that "The Department of Defense reports t American service men and women lost their lives.
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The relationship between medicine and the study of life is as old as medicine itself. Nevertheless, historians have highlighted the great transformation that took place in the nineteenth century when first physiology and then bacteriology became important resources for the classification, diagnosis, and treatment of human diseases.
1 In that period, significant links developed between the Cited by: Vietnam War–era activists, such as Seymour Melman, referred frequently to the concept, and use continued throughout the Cold War: George F. Kennan wrote in his preface to Norman Cousins's book The Pathology of Power, "Were the Soviet Union to sink tomorrow under the waters of the ocean, the American military–industrial complex would.
The federal government spent about $ billion during World War II — or twice as much as it had spent in total for the entire history of the U.S. government up to that point. About 40 percent of that came from taxes; the rest came through government borrowing, much of that through the sale of bonds.
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The book entered the list in. Shopping centers multiplied, rising from eight at the end of World War II to 3, in Many industries soon followed, leaving cities for less crowded sites.
This article is adapted from the book "Outline of the U.S. Economy" by Conte and Karr and has been adapted with permission from the U.S. Department of : Mike Moffatt. By the end of World War II, the farm economy once again faced the challenge of overproduction. Technological advances, such as the introduction of gasoline- and electric-powered machinery and the widespread use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers, meant production per hectare was higher than : Mike Moffatt.
The Internet Modern History Sourcebook is one of series of history primary sourcebooks. It is intended to serve the needs of teachers and students in college survey courses in modern European history and American history, as well as in modern Western Civilization and World Cultures.Madeleine Crum, The Huffington Post: The following is an excerpt from Lizzie Collingham’s “The Taste of War,” [Penguin, $] which, as its name implies, details the impact food consumption, soldier nutrition and Nazi diets had on World War II: The new-found prosperity of American workers allowed them to buy goods which had previously.The Cold War defined the political role of the United States in the post–World War II world: by the U.S.
held military alliances with 50 countries, and hadtroops posted abroad in dozens of countries, within Europe (two-thirds of which in west Germany) and aboutin Asia (mainly Japan and South Korea).