Science and Technology Policy

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Editor(s):
Rigas Arvanitis
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2
Published:
2009
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Science and Technology Policy theme is a component of Encyclopedia of Technology, Information, and Systems Management Resources in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias.Science and technology policy covers all the public sector measures designed for the creation, funding, support, and mobilization of scientific and technological resources.

The content of the Theme on Science and technology policy provides the essential aspects and a myriad of issues of great relevance to our world such as: Science and Technology Policy; International Dimensions of Science and Technology Policy; The Innovation System; The Policy Making Process in Science and Technology; Regional Perspectives: A New Scenario for Science and Technology Policies in the Developed and Developing World . These two volumes are aimed at the following five major target audiences: University and College students Educators, Professional practitioners, Research personnel and Policy analysts, managers, and decision makers and NGOs

Rigas Arvanitis is researcher at the French Research Institute for Development (IRD, formerly ORSTOM). He is a trained economist and sociologist and has worked in many developing countries, including Venezuela, Mexico and China. He contributed to the foundation of a research team on science, technology, and development, the first of its kind in Europe, which focuses on empirical work of scientific development in the developing world. Most of his work has been done from the perspective of science and technology policy analysis. He has worked extensively on the linkages between research and production, the evaluation of scientific research, and scientific cooperation. In recent years he has devoted his work to studying the technological learning processes in industrial companies and the links of private and public R&D

Table of Contents (30 Chapters)
  • 1. Science and Technology Policy

    Rigas Arvanitis
      
    Price : US$22.50
    Volume : 1
  • 2. Social Sciences, Science Policy Studies, Science Policy-making

    Jean-Jacques Salomon
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 3. Social Appropriability of Scientific and Technological Knowledge

    Pablo Kreimer,Hernán Thomas
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 4. Science and Technology Policy Professionals: Jobs, Work, Knowledge, and Values

    Cozzens S.E.
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 5. Community-Based Participatory Research: Implications for Science and Technology Decision-Making in the United States

    Jill Chopyak, Khan Rahi and Babar Sher
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 6. Justice, Human Rights and Ethics Issues in Science and Technology Policy

    P. B. Thompson
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 7. Current Issues in Agricultural Science and Technology Policy

    G. Middendorf,E. Ransom,L. Busch
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 8. Technology and the Environmental Market: Is Sustainability Bound to the Old World Order?

    Jordy Micheli
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 9. The National Imperative: The State, Science and Technology, and Policy Evolution Circa 1400-2000

    Ian Inkster
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 10. International Transfers of Technologies: Successes and Failures of Productive Systems and General Guidelines for Policy

    Jean Ruffier
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 11. Stakes and New Prospects for North-South Scientific Cooperation Policies

    Jacques Gaillard
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 12. Science and Technology Policies in the Context of International Scientific Migration

    Anne Marie Gaillard,Jacques Gaillard
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 13. Globalisation of Industrial R&D: Policy Issues

    Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris, France
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 14. Management of Technology

    Roberto E. Lopez-Martinez
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 15. Strategic Innovation Alliances

    Nicholas S. Vonortas and Patrick M. Murphy
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 16. The New Knowledge Economy and Science and Technology Policy

    Geoffrey C. Bowker
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 17. Policy-Making Processes and Evaluation Tools: S&T Indicators

    Rémi Barré
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 18. Evaluation Practices in a Modern Context for Research: A (Re)view

    Emilio Muñoz, Juan Espinosa de los Monteros and Víctor M. Díaz
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 19. Bibliometrics and Institutional Evaluation

    Jane M. Russell,Ronald Rousseau
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 20. Science and Technology Policies in Africa

    Roland Waast
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 21. Changing Policy in Science and Technology in India

    Krishna V.V.
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 22. Science and Technology Policy in China

    Shulin Gu
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 2
  • 23. European Science and Technology Policy

    Regina Gusmao
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 24. The North American "Innovation Space": A Work in Progress?

    Paul R. Dufour
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 25. Science and Technology Policy in Japan

    Yukiko Fukasaku,Sachiko Ishizaka
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 26. Changing Innovation System of Economies in Transition (CEE)

    A. Inzelt,T. Balogh
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 27. Science and Technology Policy in UNESCO: A Historical Overview

    Vladislav P. Kotchetkov
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 28. Science and Technology Policy in the United Nations System: A Historical Overview

    Vladislav P. Kotchetkov
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
  • 29. Transition to Sustainability in the Developing Countries:The Role of Science

    Carlos B. Aguirre
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 2
  • 30. Science and Society:Africa's Perspective

    Shem O. Wandiga and Eric O. Odada
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 2
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