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Title:In Sputnik's Shadow : The President's Science Advisory Committee and Cold War America
Author(s): Zuoyue Wang
Date:2008
Publisher:Rutgers University Press
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Contents:American public science, 1863-1945 -- The origins of technological skepticism, 1945-1950 -- Mobilizing science for the Korean War under Truman, 1950-1952 -- Science and the national security state under Eisenhower, 1952-1957 -- Eisenhower, Sputnik, and the creation of PSAC, 1957 -- PSAC and the launching of NASA, 1957-1960 -- Military technology, 1957-1960 -- The search for a nuclear test ban, 1957-1960 -- The politics of big science, 1957-1960 -- The control of science policy under Eisenhower, 1957 -1960 -- Science at the new frontier under Kennedy, 1960-1963 -- Responding to Rachel Carson's Silent spring, 1962-1963 -- Testing the limits, 1961-1963 -- Scientists for Johnson, 1964 -- PSAC, the Vietnam War, and the ABM debate, 1964-1968 -- The politic s of technological dissent under Nixon, 1969-1973.
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Title:The national labs Science in an American system, 1947-1974
Author(s): Peter J. Westwick
Date:2003
Publisher:Harvard University Press
ISBN:0674009487
Keywords: Laboratories United States History 20th century. , Science and state United States History 20th century , Financing, government history United States
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