National Interest

Science and Technology in the National Interest: The Presidential Appointment Process (Repost)

Science and Technology in the National Interest: The Presidential Appointment Process
Compass Series. Engineering, and Public Policy Committee on Science, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
2001 | ISBN: 0309072921 | 32 pages | PDF | 1,1 MB

This report is the second edition of the 1992 COSEPUP report "Science and Technology Leadership in American Government: Ensuring the Best Presidential Appointments." As was the case with the original report, this report analyzes the federal government's capacity to …

Plasma Science: Advancing Knowledge in the National Interest  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at March 18, 2016
Plasma Science: Advancing Knowledge in the National Interest

Plasma Science: Advancing Knowledge in the National Interest
Plasma 2010 Committee, Plasma Science Committee, Board on Physics and Astronomy, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council
2007 | ISBN: 0309109434 | 280 pages | PDF | 10,2 MB

As part of its current physics decadal survey, Physics 2010, the NRC was asked by the DOE, NSF, and NASA to carry out an assessment of and outlook for the broad field of plasma science and engineering over the next several years. The study was to focus on progress in plasma research, identify the most compelling new scientific opportunities, evaluate prospects for broader application of plasmas, and offer guidance to realize these opportunities.
Struggle by the Pen: The Uyghur Discourse of Nation and National Interest, c.1900-1949

Ondrej Klimeš, "Struggle by the Pen: The Uyghur Discourse of Nation and National Interest, c.1900-1949"
English | ISBN: 9004288082 | 2015 | 280 pages | PDF | 3 MB
The National Interest in Question: Foreign Policy in Multicultural Societies

The National Interest in Question: Foreign Policy in Multicultural Societies by Christopher Hill
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199652767, 0198745354 | 336 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB
Social Goal-Objective Formation, Democracy and National Interest: A Theory of Political Economy Under Fuzzy Rationality

Kofi Kissi Dompere - Social Goal-Objective Formation, Democracy and National Interest: A Theory of Political Economy Under Fuzzy Rationality
Published: 2014-04-08 | ISBN: 3319051725 | PDF | 223 pages | 10 MB
European Union Security Dynamics: In The New National Interest (New Security Challenges) (repost)

European Union Security Dynamics: In The New National Interest (New Security Challenges) by Janne Haaland Matlary
English | 2009-03-15 | ISBN: 0230521886 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

This book shows how France and Britain are leaders in EU security and defence policy, and explains why both states need each other in this policy area. The lack of relevant military capacity in Europe today implies that the US favours a strong EU in this field.
European Union Security Dynamics: In The New National Interest (New Security Challenges) (repost)

Janne Haaland Matlary "European Union Security Dynamics: In The New National Interest (New Security Challenges)"
English | 2009-03-15 | ISBN: 0230521886 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

This book shows how France and Britain are leaders in EU security and defence policy, and explains why both states need each other in this policy area. The lack of relevant military capacity in Europe today implies that the US favours a strong EU in this field.
Science and Technology in the National Interest: The Presidential Appointment Process (Repost)

"Science and Technology in the National Interest: The Presidential Appointment Process"
Engineering, and Public Policy Committee on Science, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine

English | 2001-03-13 | ISBN: 0309072921 | 33 pages | PDF | 815 kb
International Science in the National Interest at the U.S. Geological Survey

International Science in the National Interest at the U.S. Geological Survey
Committee on Opportunities and Challenges for International Science at the U.S. Geological Survey; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0309224497 9780309224499 | 168 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This report showcases the demonstrated and future benefits of USGS international activities to the USGS domestic mission and the U.S. national interest. The report also underscores the value of fresh approaches to complex issues in Earth science—especially highlighting the advantages of viewing Earth science problems in the context of Earth systems, appropriate for interdisciplinary examination.

Science and Technology in the National Interest  

Posted by exLib at June 21, 2011
Science and Technology in the National Interest

Science and Technology in the National Interest
Compass Series. Engineering, and Public Policy Committee on Science, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
NА Рrеss | 2001 | ISBN: 0309072911 0309072921 9780309072922 9780309528603 | 33 pages | PDF | 1 MB

This report analyzes the federal government's capacity to recruit highly qualified individuals for the top science and technology (S&T)-related leadership positions in the executive branch and makes appropriate recommendations.