1 edition of Provid[i]ng U.S. scientists with Soviet scientific information. found in the catalog.
Provid[i]ng U.S. scientists with Soviet scientific information.
National Science Foundation (U.S.). Office of Science Information Service
Written in English
|LC Classifications||Z7407.R9 U5|
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|Number of Pages||10|
|LC Control Number||58062275|
Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Oh man. Oh man It will take you YEARS of reading all good Russian and Soviet sci-fi. Where do I start? Alexander Belyaev - Russian Jules Verne, nuff said. My favourite: 1. Professor Dowell's Head 2. The Ruler of the World Amphibian Man 4. T.
He was elected to the Supreme Soviet in and the Congress of Peoples Deputies of the USSR in He served as an advisor to Gorbachev on issues related to science and space as well as during the summits in Geneva, Washington, and Moscow. Mr. Sagdeev authored the book The Making of a Soviet Scientist on which this lecture is based. 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.
History. The phrase junk science appears to have been in use prior to A United States Department of Justice report by the Tort Policy Working Group noted. The use of such invalid scientific evidence (commonly referred to as 'junk science') has resulted in findings of causation which simply cannot be justified or understood from the standpoint of the current . Essays of a Soviet scientist. [V I Golʹdanskiĭ] -- The essays, articles, and interviews that make up Essays of a Soviet Scientist offer a revealing portrait of Vitalii Gol'danskii and his generation. Here are Gol'danskii's reminiscences of his extraordinary scientific mentors and schema:Book\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library:oclcnum.
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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Science Foundation (U.S.) OCLC Number: Notes: "May " Cover title. Description: Yakov Perelman, a founder of popular science, author of many popular books, including the Physics Can Be Fun and Mathematics Can Be Fun Nicholas Roerich, artist, writer, philosopher, archeologist, explorer of Central Asia, public figure, initiator of the international Roerich's Pact on the defense of cultural objects, author of over The book is also a survey of the present state of natural science in the U.S.S.R.
Topics of concern range from the scientists’ background and social characteristics, institutions, status, and leadership to their social relations and effectiveness. The relationship of the Communist Party to the scientists is examined in by: Science and technology in the Soviet Union served as an important part of national politics, practices, and the time of Lenin until the dissolution of the USSR in the early s, both science and technology were intimately linked to the ideology and practical functioning of the Soviet state, and were pursued along paths both similar and distinct from models in other.
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.
This book has been written for that. This study is an analysis of the Soviet dissident scientists of the 's and 's - who they are, what they have protested, and why they have protested.
Over names of scientists involved in dissident activities have been culled rom unofficial samizdat material available in the West and relevant biographical information on these scientists had been arranged in tabular. Hardback. pp ills.
*Admirable account of the work being done & the conditions of research in Soviet scientific institutes. Based on several visits & contacts with Soviet Scientists (Grierson).
Covers marked, contents very good, in dust jacket. Seller Inventory # HALL More information about this seller | Contact this seller Science in Russia and the Soviet Union.
This book is an excellent as an introductory chapter into the scientific culture of Russia. It begins with the development of science before theunder Imperial Russia, and it furthers the story on into the October Revolution and science under the Soviet.
Roald Z. Sagdeev, a top-ranked international scientist, has written a classic memoir that rips the curtain of secrecy off the world of Soviet science. Sagdeev was the youngest full member of the USSR’s prestigious Academy of Sciences.
As director of the Space Research Institute, he led the joint U.S.-Soviet Apollo-Soyuz mission, the Venera series to Venus, and the international 1/5(1). 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.
Viewing this history from the perspective of a scientist provides an accessibility to the material, and Sagdeev's dry humor keeps it alive. Most interesting were the chapters on the Soviet (scientific) space program, whose "issues" are remarkably similar to those of the US civil space program, both past and s: 7.
A SOVIET magazine that helped America's student team win top honors in this year's international Physics Olympiad will soon be distributed to top high school science students throughout the United. "Go into any bookstore to the science section, you will see stacks of books on astrology," said Aleksandr Levin, a professor of quantum chemistry.
"Russian science needs some serious, focused help. As director of the Space Research Institute, the eminent physicist led the joint U.S.-Soviet Apollo-Soyuz mission and the international mission to Halley's comet. In addition to his scientific career, Dr. Sagdeev played a major political role during the first five years of perestroika, serving as an advisor to Mikhail Gorbachev at the Geneva Reviews: 7.
Although by the s the Soviet scientific establishment became the largest in the world, little is known about it in the West. Loren Graham presents the first concise, modern history of science in Russia, the Soviet Union, and the commonwealth of Independent States.
Sagdeev provides an illuminary voice to the state of science in the previous Soviet Union and brings a human image to the men and women in science at the time. Remarkably, they were in many ways similar to the scientists of the West, curious and wanting the freedom to pursue scientific goals/5(7).
The view of the Soviet family as the basic social unit in society evolved from revolutionary to conservative; the government of the Soviet Union first attempted to weaken the family and then to strengthen it.
According to the law "Principles of Legislation on Marriage and the Family of the USSR and the Union Republics", parents are "to raise their children in the spirit of the. Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form through TimesMachine.
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.
A leading Soviet space scientist, in a frank and critical speech, has warned that the Soviet space program is in danger of losing its edge because the scientific .Red Star Tales: A Century of Russian and Soviet Science Fiction Arkady Strugatsky.
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