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Science funding & policy books

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Measuring the Economic Value of Research The Case of Food Safety by Kaye (Georgia Institute of Technology) Husbands Fealing Measuring the Economic Value of Research The Case of Food Safety

An innovative, big data approach to tracking the impact and benefits of publicly funded research, focusing on food safety.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/02/2018

Measuring the Economic Value of Research The Case of Food Safety by Kaye (Georgia Institute of Technology) Husbands Fealing Measuring the Economic Value of Research The Case of Food Safety

An innovative, big data approach to tracking the impact and benefits of publicly funded research, focusing on food safety.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

Policies for the Provision of Finance to Science-Based Entrepreneurship by Alice Civera, Michele Meoli, Silvio Vismara Policies for the Provision of Finance to Science-Based Entrepreneurship
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The objective of Policies for the Provision of Finance to Science-Based Entrepreneurship is to survey the policies implemented to foster the establishment of science-based firms and finance their growth.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

Self-Governance in Science Community-Based Strategies for Managing Dangerous Knowledge by Stephen M. (University of California, Berkeley) Maurer Self-Governance in Science Community-Based Strategies for Managing Dangerous Knowledge
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A comprehensive introduction to the history, theory, and policy implications of self-governance in commercial and academic science communities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Self-Governance in Science Community-Based Strategies for Managing Dangerous Knowledge by Stephen M. (University of California, Berkeley) Maurer Self-Governance in Science Community-Based Strategies for Managing Dangerous Knowledge
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A comprehensive introduction to the history, theory, and policy implications of self-governance in commercial and academic science communities.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

The Ideals of Joseph Ben-David The Scientist's Role and Centers of Learning Revisited by Liah Greenfeld The Ideals of Joseph Ben-David The Scientist's Role and Centers of Learning Revisited

Joseph Ben-David died twenty-five years ago, in January 1986. An eminent sociologist of science, and a co-founder of this sub-discipline, he was only sixty-five years old. Few social scientists are remembered after they die and can no longer parlay their...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Bureaucratization in Academic Research Policy What Causes It? by Barry Bozeman, Jiwon Jung Bureaucratization in Academic Research Policy What Causes It?
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In the U.S. and throughout most of the world, university research is becoming increasingly bureaucratized. Bureaucratization in Academic Research Policy: What Causes It? explains the reasons of bureaucratization and, in doing so, relies on theory and research about red tape...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

Women in Global Science Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration by Kathrin Zippel Women in Global Science Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration

Scientific and engineering research is increasingly global, and international collaboration can be essential to academic success. Yet even as administrators and policymakers extol the benefits of global science, few recognize the diversity of international research collaborations and their participants, or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/03/2017

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Africa-Europe Research and Innovation Cooperation Global Challenges, Bi-regional Responses by Andrew Cherry Africa-Europe Research and Innovation Cooperation Global Challenges, Bi-regional Responses

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This edited volume is concerned with the evolution and achievements of cooperation in research and innovation between Africa and Europe, and points to the need for more diversified funding and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

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Women in Global Science Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration by Kathrin Zippel Women in Global Science Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration

Scientific and engineering research is increasingly global, and international collaboration can be essential to academic success. Yet even as administrators and policymakers extol the benefits of global science, few recognize the diversity of international research collaborations and their participants, or...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

The Dutch National Research Agenda in Perspective A Reflection on Research and Science Policy in Practice by Henk Molenaar The Dutch National Research Agenda in Perspective A Reflection on Research and Science Policy in Practice

This book covers the current status of the Dutch National Research Agenda and considers what changes and adjustments may need to be made to the process.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/02/2017

Nanotechnology and Ethical Governance in the European Union and China Towards a Global Approach for Science and Technology by Sally Dalton-Brown Nanotechnology and Ethical Governance in the European Union and China Towards a Global Approach for Science and Technology

This book addresses questions surrounding the feasibility of a global approach to ethical governance of science and technology. The emergence and rapid spread of nanotechnology offers a test case for how the world might act when confronted with a technology...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/10/2016

Science and Technology Governance and Ethics A Global Perspective from Europe, India and China by Miltos Ladikas Science and Technology Governance and Ethics A Global Perspective from Europe, India and China

Authors from the three regions join forces to explore how ethical concerns over new technologies can be incorporated into global science and technology policies. Chapter Four discusses public engagement in the governance of science and technology, and Chapter Five reviews...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2016

Federal Grant-Making to Women in STEM Research Fields Analysis & Representation Proposals by Rochelle Schuler Federal Grant-Making to Women in STEM Research Fields Analysis & Representation Proposals


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2016

Science and the Law How the Communication of Science Affects Policy Development in the Environment, Food, Health, and Transport Sectors by William G. (President, Consulting Division, Kilmorie Clarke Ltd.) Town Science and the Law How the Communication of Science Affects Policy Development in the Environment, Food, Health, and Transport Sectors
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This book explores the effect of the public communication of science on the interaction between science and policy development in the regulation of the environment, food, health, and transport sectors.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2016

Responsibility in Science and Technology Elements of a Social Theory by Simone Arnaldi, Luca Bianchi Responsibility in Science and Technology Elements of a Social Theory
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The present volume elucidates the scope of responsibility in science and technology governance by way of assimilating insights gleaned from sociological theory and STS and by investigating the ways in which responsibility unfolds in social processes.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2016

Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy The Innovation Economy and Society Nexus by G. Bruce Doern, David Castle, Peter W. B. Phillips Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy The Innovation Economy and Society Nexus
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Canadian Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy presents new critical analysis about related developments in the field such as significantly changed concepts of peer review, merit review, the emergence of big data in the digital age, and the rise of an...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/05/2016

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