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Author Agar, Jon, author.

Title Science policy under Thatcher / Jon Agar.

Publication Info. London : UCL Press, 2019.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Who made science policy?; 3 The central debates on science and innovation; Coda: AIDS and bioethics; 4 Power/leaks; 5 Radioactive privatisation; 6 The Strategic Defense Initiative and the politics of research; 7 Environment and science; 8 Science policy under and after Thatcher; Bibliography; Index
Summary Science Policy under Thatcher is the first book to examine systematically the interplay of science and government under Thatcher's leadership.
Language English.
Subject Science and state -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997.
c 1980 to c 1990.
c 1990 to c 2000.
European history.
History of science.
Impact of science & technology on society.
Science funding & policy.
United Kingdom, Great Britain.
History / Europe.
Technology & Engineering / Social Aspects.
Science / Research & Methodology.
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Science and state. (OCoLC)fst01108536
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: AGAR, JON. SCIENCE POLICY UNDER THATCHER. [Place of publication not identified] : UCL PRESS, 2019 1787353427 (OCoLC)1079402821
ISBN 9781787353411 (electronic bk.)
1787353419 (electronic bk.)
9781787353442 (ePub ebook)
9781787353459 (Kindle ebook)
9781787353435 (hbk.)
9781787353466 (html)
Standard No. 10.14324/111.9781787353411 doi
AU@ 000065481717
UKMGB 019440181

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