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Author Agar, Jon, author.

Title Science policy under Thatcher / Jon Agar.

Publication Info. London : UCL Press, 2019.

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Description 1 online resource
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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.
English.
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)
1787353443
9781787353459 (Kindle ebook)
1787353451
1787353427
9781787353428
9781787353435 (hbk.)
1787353435
9781787353435
9781787353466 (html)
178735346X
Standard No. 10.14324/111.9781787353411 doi
AU@ 000065481717
UKMGB 019440181

 
    
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