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Endless frontiers

Roger Burlingame

Endless frontiers

the story of McGraw-Hill.

by Roger Burlingame

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

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  • McGraw-Hill Book Company.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ473.M155
    The Physical Object
    Pagination506 p. :
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21209543M

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    It was the age of exploration, the age of empire and conquest, and human beings were extending their reach--and their numbers--as never before. In the process, they were intervening in the world's natural environment in equally unprecedented and dramatic ways. A sweeping work of environmental history, The Unending Frontier offers a truly global perspective on the profound impact of humanity on. Endless Frontier's depth isn't endless, but it's certainly a few leagues past what you'd expect out of a mobile idle game. And it's easy to get lost in it. New players have an absolute slew of questions about how to best progress, what they're even supposed to do, and which units they should be .

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His report "Science—The Endless Frontier" spurred the creation of a system of public support for university research that endures to this day. Although he helped to give rise to the military-industrial complex, Bush was a skeptical observer of the interplay between science and politics. Science— The Endless Frontier.

Vannevar Bush United States Government Printing Office Purchase this item now. Since its publication inVannevar Bush’s Science—The Endless Frontier has elicited considerable examination and criticism. More often than not, contemporary discussions emphasize the report’s shortcomings rather than its successes, using it as a foil for.

The Endless Frontiers Act would commit $ billion over five years toward research in artificial intelligence, high-performance computing, robotics. The Endless Frontier, The Endless Frontier Vol.

II, and Cities In Space. SCIENCE, THE ENDLESS FRONTIER "New frontiers of the mind are before us, and if they are pioneered with the same vision, boldness, and drive with which we have waged this war we can create a fuller and more fruitful employment and a fuller and more fruitful life." FRANKLIN D.

ROOSEVELT, Novem SUMMARY OF THE REPORT. Third, the Endless Frontier Act promises a focus on education with new lines of funding and program development. One envisions a new kind of curriculum that will emerge, which marries basic.

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Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $Cited by: A PDF is a digital representation of the print book, so while it can be loaded into most e-reader programs, it doesn't allow for resizable text or advanced, interactive functionality.

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An influential policy document called Science, the Endless Frontier has provided the blueprint for public investment in scientific research in the United States for the past 75 years.

Essays in the Winter Issues in Science and Technology—the first in a year-long series of articles on the anniversary of Science, the Endless Frontier—reassess the legacy of this policy document and argue.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burlingame, Roger, Endless frontiers: the story of McGraw-Hill. New York, McGraw-Hill [].

Science the Endless Frontier! The importance of government support of research! The government-university-industry partnership! The practice of federal support of competitive, peer-reviewed grants, and a framework for contractual relationships between universities and government sponsors.!ENDLESS FRONTIERS: VOLUME ONE is the first in a series examining the spaceships and fleets of humanity and beyond.

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Bush's father, the Reverend Richard Perry Bush, was also a nonconformist in style and conviction. He started his career as cook on a mackerel smack at Provincetown, Massachusetts at the age of fourteen and worked his way through Tufts.