The Presidency and Science Advising / Edition 1

The Presidency and Science Advising / Edition 1

by Kenneth W. Thompson
ISBN-10:
0819153125
ISBN-13:
9780819153128
Pub. Date:
05/27/1986
Publisher:
UPA

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The Presidency and Science Advising / Edition 1

A neglected field of study, the problems of science advising from the presidency's standpoint form the background for this Miller Center discussion. Practitioners and observers of different areas of competence and concerns were brought together to consider the role of the president's science adviser, who that adviser should be, the requirements for such an official's success, and the adviser's relations to the multiple constituencies served. The group unanimously agreed that science advising is a vital and misunderstood aspect of the American presidency that needs the type of study that this volume provides. Participants included Philip M. Smith, Ted Greenwood, Norman Ramsey and David Billington. Co-published with the Miller Center of Public Affairs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780819153128
Publisher: UPA
Publication date: 05/27/1986
Series: Presidency and Science Advising Series
Pages: 94
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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