Secret Science

Secret Science

by Herbert N. Foerstel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275944476

ISBN-13: 9780275944476

Pub. Date: 01/30/1993

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Foerstel argues convincingly that federal control of science and technology is both a serious threat to democracy and a profoundly ineffective way to organize the scientific enterprise. Booklist required reading for anyone concerned with continued abuses of power by the military-industrial complex.

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Overview

Foerstel argues convincingly that federal control of science and technology is both a serious threat to democracy and a profoundly ineffective way to organize the scientific enterprise. Booklist required reading for anyone concerned with continued abuses of power by the military-industrial complex.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275944476
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/30/1993
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1540L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Science and the National Security State

National Security Controls on Science

Atomic Secrets

Cryptography: A Government Monopoly in Science

Not Quite Classified

The End of the Scientific Cold War

Selected Bibliography

Index

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