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Beginning a Dialogue on the Changing Environment for the Physical and Mathematical Sciences: Report of a Conference Contents Conference Synthesis Harold T. Shapiro, Princeton University 1 Commissioned Papers The Changing World and What It Means William Ascher, Duke University 9 In Defense of Basic Research Daniel Kleppner, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 15 The Pursuit of Science in the National Interest Albert Narath, Sandia Corporation P.A. Fleury and R.J. Eagan, Sandia National Laboratories 22 What Society Will Expect from the Future Research Community Dale Jamieson, University of Colorado, Boulder 28 New Advisory Structures for New Times Charles F. Kennel, University of California, Los Angeles 35 Appendices Conference Participants 45 Conference Agenda 48 Instructions to Small Discussion Groups 52 Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications 55
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Beginning a Dialogue on the Changing Environment for the Physical and Mathematical Sciences: Report of a Conference This page in the original is blank.