Competing With The Soviets

Author: Audra J. Wolfe
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421409011
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The high-tech machinery of nuclear physics and the space race are at the center of this story, but Audra J. Wolfe also examines the surrogate battlefield of scientific achievement in such diverse fields as urban planning, biology, and ...

Sharing Knowledge Shaping Europe

Author: John Krige
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034778
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US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation John Krige ... Rohde,
Armed with Expertise: The Militarization of American Social Research in the Cold
War (Cornell University Press, 2013); Mark Solovey and Hamilton Cravens, Cold
War Social Science: Knowledge Production, Liberal Democracy and Human
Nature (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014); Audra Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets:
Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War America (Johns Hopkins
University Press, ...

The New Math

Author: Christopher J. Phillips
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022618496X
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[Max S. Bell et al.], Studies in Mathematics, vol. 9: A Brief Course in Mathematics
for Elementary School Teachers, rev. ed. (Palo Alto: Stanford University Press,
1963), unnumbered first page. 48. E.g., “SMSG History” and “W. Wooton's SMSG
... 1–2; an introductory overview of modernization's reach in the context of Cold
War science generally is provided in Audra Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets:
Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War America (Baltimore: Johns
Hopkins ...

Science And Technology In The Global Cold War

Author: Naomi Oreskes
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 026202795X
Size: 35.15 MB
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This volume examines science and technology in the context of the Cold War, considering whether the new institutions and institutional arrangements that emerged globally constrained technoscientific inquiry or offered greater opportunities ...

Creating The Cold War University

Author: Rebecca S. Lowen
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520917903
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The "cold war university" is the academic component of the military-industrial-academic complex, and its archetype, according to Rebecca Lowen, is Stanford University.

Mandarins Of The Future

Author: Nils Gilman
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801886331
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In Mandarins of the Future, Nils Gilman offers the first intellectual history of a movement that has had far-reaching, and often unintended, consequences.

The Cybernetics Moment

Author: Ronald R. Kline
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421416719
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This is a book for everyone to read, relish, and think about."—Choice "As a whole, the book presents a comprehensive in-depth retrospective analysis of the contribution of the American scientific school to the making, formation, and ...

Cinematic Cold War

Author: Tony Shaw
ISBN: 9780700620203
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The first book-length survey of cinema's vital role in the Cold War cultural combat between the U.S. and the USSR.

Arming Mother Nature

Author: Jacob Darwin Hamblin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199740054
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This book links environmental warfare to the environmental crises of the 1970s and beyond.

Cold War

Author: Carole Fink
Publisher: Westview Press
ISBN: 0813347955
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Cold War is the first new book on the Cold War in many years. It looks beyond the US and USSR and treats the conflict from a global perspective, providing new insights and perspectives on key events and important cultural coverage.