The Resource The brain bank of America : an inquiry into the politics of science, by Phillip [i.e. Philip] M. Boffey ; with an introd. by Ralph Nader

The brain bank of America : an inquiry into the politics of science, by Phillip [i.e. Philip] M. Boffey ; with an introd. by Ralph Nader

Label
The brain bank of America : an inquiry into the politics of science
Title
The brain bank of America
Title remainder
an inquiry into the politics of science
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip [i.e. Philip] M. Boffey ; with an introd. by Ralph Nader
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boffey, Philip M
Index
index present
LC call number
Q180.U5
LC item number
B56
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Q 180.U5
NLM item number
B673b 1975
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • National Academy of Sciences (États-Unis)
  • National Research Council (États-Unis)
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Research
  • Science and state
  • Politics
  • Research
  • Science
  • Ciencia y estado
  • Recherche
  • Politique scientifique et technique
  • Research
  • Science and state
  • Wissenschaftspolitik
  • United States
  • USA
Label
The brain bank of America : an inquiry into the politics of science, by Phillip [i.e. Philip] M. Boffey ; with an introd. by Ralph Nader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Ralph Nader -- Emerging importance -- The honored elite -- How the brain bank functions, and malfunctions -- The special interests -- Radioactive waste disposal: the Atomic Energy Commission brings the Academy to heel -- The SST: playing the government's game -- Defoliation: the Academy as shield for the Pentagon -- The Food Protection Committee: protection for whom? -- Pesticides: the Academy versus Rachel Carson -- Airborne lead: a failure to delineate the hazards -- The Academy and the public interest -- Appendix A. An Act to Incorporate the National Academy of Sciences -- Appendix B. Executive orders governing National Research Council
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780070063686
Lccn
74023842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01093686
  • (OCoLC)ocm01093686
Label
The brain bank of America : an inquiry into the politics of science, by Phillip [i.e. Philip] M. Boffey ; with an introd. by Ralph Nader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Ralph Nader -- Emerging importance -- The honored elite -- How the brain bank functions, and malfunctions -- The special interests -- Radioactive waste disposal: the Atomic Energy Commission brings the Academy to heel -- The SST: playing the government's game -- Defoliation: the Academy as shield for the Pentagon -- The Food Protection Committee: protection for whom? -- Pesticides: the Academy versus Rachel Carson -- Airborne lead: a failure to delineate the hazards -- The Academy and the public interest -- Appendix A. An Act to Incorporate the National Academy of Sciences -- Appendix B. Executive orders governing National Research Council
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780070063686
Lccn
74023842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01093686
  • (OCoLC)ocm01093686

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