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Author Solovey, Mark, 1964-
Title Shaky foundations [electronic resource] : the politics-patronage-social science nexus in Cold War America / Mark Solovey.
Publication Info. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Studies in modern science, technology, and the environment.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: social scientists and their patrons in a remarkable era -- Social science on the endless (and end-less?) frontier: the postwar NSF debate -- Defense and offense in the military science establishment: towards a technology of human behavior -- Vision, analysis, or subversion? -- The rocky story of the behavioral sciences at the Ford Foundation -- Cultivating hard-core social research at the NSF: protective coloration and official Negroes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Social sciences -- Research -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Endowment of research -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Cold War -- Social aspects.
World politics -- 1945-1989.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780813554655 0813554659 0813554667 (DLC) 2012012098
ISBN 0813554667 (electronic bk.)
9780813554662 (electronic bk.)
9780813554655 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0813554659 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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