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Quality in science / edited by Marcel Chotkowski La Follette.

Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0262120992, 9780262620406, 9780262120999, 0262620405

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Other Title Science, technology & human values.
Other Authors LaFollette, Marcel C.
Subjects Indicateurs scientifiques.
Qualität (Philosophie)
Qualité (Philosophie)
Quality (Philosophy)
Science indicators.
Description xi, 169 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes "Most of the essays in this book first appeared in the winter and spring 1982 issues of the quarterly review, Science, technology & human values"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / by Gerald Holton -- Science indicators and science priorities / Harvey Brooks -- Needs, leads, and indicators / Robert S. Morison -- The quality of "the quality of science" / Bruce Mazlish -- Industry evaluation of research quality / Lewis Branscomb -- The public and science policy / Kenneth Prewitt -- Changing public attitudes to science and the quality of life / Daniel Yankelovich -- The social assessment of science, or the de-institutionalization of the scientific profession / Peter Weingart -- The quality of science equation / Orrin G. Hatch -- The role of the federal government in supporting research and development / George E. Brown, Jr. -- Decision-making for quality science / Don Fuqua and Doug Walgren -- Secrecy and openness in science / Sissela Bok -- Ethical issues in the assessment of science.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8669297
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