London, 1967. De Reuck, Anthony V. S., ; Goldsmith, 's Ciba Foundation Symposium - Decision Making in National PDF

By London, 1967. De Reuck, Anthony V. S., ; Goldsmith, Maurice, ; Knight, Julie, ; Ciba Foundation. ; Science of Science Foundation. Symposium on Decision Making in National Science Policy

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ISBN-10: 0700013407

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Chapter 1 Chairman's creation (pages 1–4): Lord Todd
Chapter 2 Scientists within the enviornment (pages 5–25): Sir Solly Zuckerman
Chapter three The Philosophy and perform of nationwide technology coverage (pages 26–43): Alvin M. Weinberg
Chapter four The productiveness of technological know-how in a Society (pages 44–60): J. B. Adams
Chapter five Cost?Benefit research in learn (pages 61–83): C. D. Foster
Chapter 6 Operational learn and nationwide technological know-how coverage (pages 84–98): Russell L. Ackoff
Chapter 7 selection Making in study coverage on the business point (pages 99–113): A. E. Pannenborg
Chapter eight France's clinical coverage (pages 114–122): J. Saint?Geours
Chapter nine Observations on nationwide technology coverage in Sweden (pages 123–137): Bror Rexed
Chapter 10 technological know-how coverage Making within the usa (pages 138–188): William D. Carey
Chapter eleven medical power as an item of research and keep an eye on within the Soviet Union (pages 189–201): G. M. Dobrov
Chapter 12 nationwide examine making plans and examine records: The Case of Hungary (pages 202–221): Alexander Szalai
Chapter thirteen technological know-how coverage Making in Latin the United States, with exact connection with Argentina (pages 222–238): R. L. Cardon
Chapter 14 technology coverage in India (pages 239–261): A. Rahman
Chapter 15 technology coverage in a Small kingdom ? Israel (pages 262–275): Daniel Shimshoni
Chapter sixteen utilizing First ideas (pages 283–302): R. Aron

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This fraction is a matter to be decided between the laboratory management and the agency that provides the funds, and will surely vary from laboratory to laboratory. But the primary allocation is to the applied end. The basic research is somehow to be used as a means to the applied end, and in so far as the laboratory management is responsible for achieving the laboratory’s purpose, it should have a strong voice in deciding on the fraction allocated to basic research. I shall enlarge on the role of basic research in the mission-orientated laboratory, According to the usual view, basic research in the missionorientated laboratory is justified because it eventually leads to applied breakthroughs.

Each new technical concept for evaluation put forward by the agencies concerned appeared as a major problem, and the Department was unable to evaluate the practical 21 SIR SOLLY ZUCKERMAN feasibility of the concepts or their importance in the basic political equation”-which was achieving a treaty. Another illustration which he gives was the follow-up of President Kennedy’s proposal in 1 9 6 2 that the United States and the Soviet Union should co-operate in the expensive field of space technology.

B. (1966). Scientific advice in the State Department. Science, 154, 980-9 8 5. S. Department of Commerce (1967). Technological Innovation: Its Environment and Management. C. S. Government Printing Office. DECISION MAKING IN NATIONAL SCIENCE POLlCY Edited by ANTHONY DE REUCK, MAURICE GOLDSMITH and JULIE KNIGHT Copyright 0 1968 Ciba Foundation THE PHILOSOPHY AND P R A C T I C E OF NATIONAL SCIENCE POLICY ALVIN M. WEINBERG Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee T HE debate on the allocation of resources for science is conducted on two separate planes.

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