Book 2010

Presidential Science Advisors

Perspectives and Reflections on Science, Policy and Politics

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ISBN: 978-90-481-3897-5 (Print) 978-90-481-3898-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Overview and Critique of Presidential Science Advising: Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-5

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      Pages 7-15

      Science, Politics, and Two Unicorns: An Academic Critique of Science Advice

  3. The Science Advisors in Their Own Words

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Chapter

      Pages 19-27

      Science Advice in the Johnson White House

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-36

      Science, Politics and Policy in the Nixon Administration

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      Chapter

      Pages 37-56

      Science and Technology in the Carter Presidency

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      Chapter

      Pages 57-64

      Policy, Politics and Science in the White House (The Reagan Years)

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      Chapter

      Pages 65-90

      Science Advice to President Bill Clinton

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      Chapter

      Pages 91-102

      Threats to the Future of US Science and Technology

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      Chapter

      Pages 103-118

      Science Advice in the George W. Bush Administration

  4. A View from the Hill: Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-121

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      Chapter

      Pages 123-133

      Science Advice in the Congress?

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      Pages 135-145

      Science, Policy and Politics: A View from Capitol Hill (Twenty Years of Schoolin’ and They Put You on the Day Shift)

  5. Synthesis and Critique

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-167

      The Rise and Fall of the President’s Science Advisor

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 169-179