Future National Research Policies Within the Industrialized Nations: Report of a Symposium
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This book is a summary and proceedings of a symposium sponsored by the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable and the National Science Foundation. It includes presentations by senior government science policy officials and leading scientists who are directly involved in the research and higher education policy formulation processes in various countries. Included are their assessments of current challenges to their national research systems, descriptions of national strategies for meeting these challenges, and a discussion of options for national research systems in the twenty-first century.


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116 pages | 8.5 x 11
ISBN: 978-0-309-04642-8

Table of Contents

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Front Matter i-ix
Part One: Symposium Summary 1-2
Summary 3-14
Part Two: Summary Presentations 15-16
The European Community 17-28
Germany 29-43
United Kingdom 44-62
Soviet Union 63-70
Japan 71-77
United States 78-94
Appendixes 95-96
Symposium Agenda 97-98
Panelist Biographies 99-103
Sympoium Participants 104-106
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National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine. Future National Research Policies Within the Industrialized Nations: Report of a Symposium. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1992.

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