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Soviet Science Under Control

Pub Date : 2016-07-27 | Author : Jeffrey L. Roberg | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781349262908
ISBN 13 : 1349262900

Roberg examines the relationship between the political leadership of the Soviet Union and Soviet science. Previously, this relationship was typically characterized as one of Commun..


The Perversion Of Knowledge

Pub Date : 2009-09-09 | Author : Dr. Vadim J. Birstein | Publisher : Basic Books

ISBN 10 : 9780786751860
ISBN 13 : 078675186X

During the Soviet years, Russian science was touted as one of the greatest successes of the regime. Russian science was considered to be equal, if not superior, to that of the weal..



Stalin And The Scientists

Pub Date : 2017-02-21 | Author : Simon Ings | Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9780802189868
ISBN 13 : 0802189865

Scientists throughout history, from Galileo to today’s experts on climate change, have often had to contend with politics in their pursuit of knowledge. But in the Soviet Union, ..



Biological Science And Biotechnology In Russia

Pub Date : 2006-02-27 | Author : Office for Central Europe and Eurasia | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309097048
ISBN 13 : 0309097045

In July 2005, the National Academies released the report Biological Science and Biotechnology in Russia: Controlling Diseases and Enhancing Security. The report offered a number of..


Science Under Control

Pub Date : 2002-06-20 | Author : Maurice Crosland | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 052152475X
ISBN 13 : 9780521524759

This book examines French science in the 19th Century under the auspices of the French Academy of Sciences...