Last edited by Vorr
Saturday, April 25, 2020 | History

1 edition of Who"s who in Soviet science and technology found in the catalog.

Who"s who in Soviet science and technology

Who"s who in Soviet science and technology

  • 113 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Telberg Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Scientists -- Soviet Union.,
    • Technologists -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSoviet science and technology.
      Statementcompiled by Ina Telberg.
      ContributionsTelberg, Ina, comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.R9 W5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 119 l.
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5798630M
      LC Control Number60011406

      The Cold War period saw a dramatic expansion of state-funded science and technology research. Government and military patronage shaped Cold War technoscientific practices, imposing methods that were project oriented, team based, and subject to national-security restrictions. NPR coverage of Who's Afraid of Marie Curie?: The Challenges Facing Women in Science and Technology by Linley Erin Hall. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Linley Erin Hall.


Share this book
You might also like
census of Ireland for the year 1851

census of Ireland for the year 1851

Selected lectures

Selected lectures

economics of everyday life

economics of everyday life

Clement Haupers

Clement Haupers

Limitations divine and human.

Limitations divine and human.

rulers of London, 1660-1689

rulers of London, 1660-1689

First lessons on each instrument

First lessons on each instrument

Britains top 1000 private companies.

Britains top 1000 private companies.

Eric Carle Bookstore Event Brochure

Eric Carle Bookstore Event Brochure

Pilgrims, Puritans and Patriots

Pilgrims, Puritans and Patriots

Initial results from the Pawnee Eddy Correlation System for dry acid deposition research

Initial results from the Pawnee Eddy Correlation System for dry acid deposition research

Mahathir vs. Abdullah

Mahathir vs. Abdullah

Nominations of Michael P. Jackson, to Be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and Brenda L. Becker, to Be Assistant Secretary of the

Nominations of Michael P. Jackson, to Be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and Brenda L. Becker, to Be Assistant Secretary of the

Stay alive and other stories (The Follett adult basic reading comprehension program)

Stay alive and other stories (The Follett adult basic reading comprehension program)

The poems of John Greenleaf Whittier

The poems of John Greenleaf Whittier

Resolves of Congress concerning trade.

Resolves of Congress concerning trade.

Who"s who in Soviet science and technology Download PDF EPUB FB2

Who's who in Soviet Science and Technology [Ina Telberg, Antonia Dmitriev, V.G. Telberg] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In the Soviet Union, science and technology served as an important part of national politics, practices, and identity. Soviet science was constructed by scientists who worked in Imperial Russia and where part of the intelligentsia, and who were allowed to continued their work in the USSR.

Counterbalancing the scarcity of good books on the history of Russian and Soviet science in Western languages is a large body of literature on the subject published in the Soviet Union in recent decades.

The center of this research is the Institute of the History of Science and Technology of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, located in Moscow. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Who's Who in Frontier Science & Technology by Marquis Who's Who,Marquis Who's Who edition, in English - 1st : By the s the Soviet scientific establishment had become the largest in the world, but very little of its history was known in the West.

What has been needed for many years in order to fill that gap in our knowledge is a history of Russian and Soviet science written for the educated person who would like to read one book on the subject. Cover Story The anarchic hero of many daring adventures, William, as depicted on our cover by Thomas Henry in one of his effective, humorous pen and ink illustrations, is now a period piece.

A William de nos jours illustrated by Tony Ross and aimed at a younger audience stands alongside him. This new William will be featured in adaptations of the stories by Martin Jarvis.

Stalin and the Soviet Science Wars. Between andwhile the Soviet Union confronted postwar reconstruction and Cold War crises, its unchallenged leader Joseph Stalin carved out time to study scientific disputes and dictate academic solutions.

Marquis Who's Who /ˈmɑːrkwɪs/ is an American publisher of a number of directories containing short biographies. The books are usually titled Who's Who in followed by some subject, such as Who's Who in America, Who's Who of American Women, Who's Who in Founder: Albert Nelson Marquis. Who’s Who in Science and Engineering includes profiles that cover major figures from a variety of the sciences and engineering disciplines including medical, healthcare, research and technology, along with sociologists, economists and psychologists and others from the physical and life sciences including fields as diverse as astronomy and.

Book Description: The Cold War period saw a dramatic expansion of state-funded science and technology research. Government and military patronage shaped Cold War technoscientific practices, imposing methods that were project oriented, team based, and subject to national-security restrictions.

Ethan Pollock's in-depth research into political interventions into science during Stalin's post-war reign has been collected in this book, "Stalin and the Soviet Science Wars".

He discusses Stalin's interventions into scientific discussions in genetics, linguistics, political economy, philosophy and by: Plus the Soviet Union started (and again, that's an official date of proper formation, like for the Warsaw Pact) but is arguably a real start date.

Perhaps 'Science Fiction of (Former) Warsaw Pact Countries in the 20th Century' or 'Science Fiction of (Former) Warsaw Pact Countries ' or. Investigations of how the global Cold War shaped national scientific and technological practices in fields from biomedicine to rocket science.

The Cold War period saw a dramatic expansion of state-funded science and technology research. Government and military patronage shaped Cold War technoscientific practices, imposing methods that were project oriented, team based, and subject to national.

‘Who’s Who in Science and Technology’ contains biographies of of the most important people in the history of science and technology. Written in an informal, friendly style, the book provides essential information about their lives. Aimed at children of years, the book is easy to use, with cross references, a glossary and an : Robert Fowke.

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

When Murray Rothbard wrote “Science, Technology, and Government” insupporters of the free market needed to confront a challenge that remains relevant today.

Inthe Soviet Union launched its “Sputnik” satellite, thereby defeating the United States in. Science fiction - Science fiction - Soviet science fiction: Only the gargantuan world of Soviet state publishing could match the production of U.S.

science fiction. The Soviet promotion of “scientific socialism” created a vital breathing space for science fiction within Soviet society. The genre’s often allegorical nature gave Soviet writers of science fiction many creative opportunities.

(shelved 5 times as soviet-science-fiction) avg rating — 39, ratings — published A book that includes considerable history is Gordon Hyde, The Soviet Health Service: An Historical and Comparative Study (London: Lawrence & Wishart, ). A good historical study of early Soviet public health is Christopher Davis, “Economic Problems of the Soviet Health Service: ,” Soviet Studies,35(3) The Soviet-trained Vietnamese nuclear physicist and painter first came to live here in at the invitation of Riken, a semigovernmental science and technology research institute.

"I was first. Marquis Who’s Who was established in and promptly began publishing biographical data in More than years ago, our founder, Albert Nelson Marquis, established a standard of excellence with the first publication of Who’s Who in America. Ings’s finely crafted and informative book is a must read for understanding how the ideas of scientific knowledge and technology were distorted and subverted for decades across the Soviet.

In Science in Russia and the Soviet Union, Loren R. Graham presents a concise overview of the development of science and scientific institutions in Russia and the Soviet Union.

This is a very readable account, interesting not only to those students interested in the history of science, but to anyone interested in the history of Russia and the USSR.

The government’s chief scientific adviser and former president of research and development at GlaxoSmithKline. In the run-up to the EU referendum he warned that a Author: Ian Sample.

Honorable Mention for the Forum for the History of Science in America Book Prize of the Forum for the History of Science in America For most of the second half of the twentieth century, the United States and its allies competed with a hostile Soviet Union in almost every.

GK General Knowledge - Science And Technology Question Answer Quiz. India's first satellite of GSAT was successfully launched is a - are lightweight, portable, disposable publications printed on paper and circulated as physical copies in forms we call books, newspapers, magazines, and newsletters.

Latest Whos Who Longest and. Marxism is supposed to be that science, the science that will actually put all the other sciences in the science of the state. But the clever, scientific community is realizing it doesn’t work.

Techno-Diplomacy: Us-Soviet Confrontations in Science and Technology Glenn Schweitzer, Author, G. Schweitzer, Author Plenum Publishing Corporation $.

After the fulfillment of the aim of the first group, the second group went to universities from the east in the then Soviet Union to the west in the then East Germany. They concentrated on academic disciplines: 65% in science and technology, 24% in arts, and only 6% in social sciences.

CIA's Analysis of Soviet Science and Technology Author's Comments: Clarence Smith [PDF Only MB*] Intelligence Memorandum No. OctoberCapabilities of the USSR in Air-to-Air Guided Missiles and Related Proximity Fuses [PDF Only KB*].

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), Rus. Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik, former republic. It was established in and dissolved in The Soviet Union was the first state to be based on Marxist socialism (see also Marxism; communism).Until the Communist party indirectly controlled all levels of government; the party's politburo effectively ruled the country.

The U.S.-USSR Agreement on Cooperation in the Fields of Science and Technology (the S&T Agreement), a major program of scientific and technical cooperation with the Soviet Union, brought about a broadening of the scope of cooperation and an increase in the number of scientists participating in such : New Books.

Loren Graham and Jean-Michel Kantor, Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical Creativity (Harvard, ) Loren Graham and Irina Dezhina, Science in the New Russia: Crisis, Aid, Reform (Indiana, ) New Books.

Intelligentsia Science: The Russian Century, –, OSIRIS 23 (), edited by Michael D. Gordin, Karl Hall, and Alexei Kojevnikov. THE SEARCH FOR SOVIET SCIENCE IS WELL ON ITS WAY By John Optics specialist Bausch & Lomb Inc. obtained a license from the Soviet Union to use that country's technology.

Soviet historiography (the way in which history was and is written by scholars of the Soviet Union) was significantly influenced by the strict control by the authorities aimed at propaganda of communist ideology and Soviet power.

Since the late s, Soviet historiography treated the party line and reality as one and the same. As such, if it was a science, it was a science in service of a. The MIT science historian Loren Graham has spent years trying to understand how this possibly could have happened.

What makes it so startling, Graham says, is that Russia isn’t a technology. Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures is Mary Baker Eddy’s primary work, which contains the full explanation of Christian Science and its biblical foundation for spiritual regeneration and healing.

Explore all of Mary Baker Eddy's writings and the Bible with the Concord digital study tool. For Braille please call for more. Analysis and case studies show that including different orientations toward the natural world makes for more effective scientific practice and science education.

The answers to scientific questions depend on who's asking, because the questions asked and the answers sought reflect the cultural values and orientations of the questioner. The future of the Soviet science Vladimir Kontorovich Economics Department, Hauerford College, Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, PAUSA Final version received July The Soviet Union was an important scientific power, though the development of science there was hindered by its command economy and closed by: 7.

Marquis Biographies Online, a 'high-speed', searchable online database, features comprehensive profiles on over million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and ized globally since as the premier biographical data provider, Marquis Who's Who now gives you the.

SINCE the beginning of the nineteenth century science and technology have been playing a greater and greater rôle in shaping the lives of individuals, communities and nations.

This has been true particularly in the West, where economic, social and political institutions and customs have been largely transformed by technological advances based on scientific : John Turkevich.Techno-Diplomacy US-Soviet Confrontations in Science and Technology.

Authors: Schweitzer, Glenn E. Free PreviewBrand: Springer US.