Science Production in the United States: An Unexpected Synergy between Mass Higher Education and the Super Research University

@inproceedings{Fernndez2017SciencePI,
  title={Science Production in the United States: An Unexpected Synergy between Mass Higher Education and the Super Research University},
  author={F. Fern{\'a}ndez and D. Baker},
  year={2017}
}
  • F. Fernández, D. Baker
  • Published 2017
  • Political Science
  • Abstract Purpose During the 20th century, the United States rapidly developed its research capacity by fostering a broad base of institutions of higher education led by a small core of highly productive research universities. By the latter half of the century, scientists in a greatly expanded number of universities across the United States published the largest annual number of scholarly publications in STEM+ fields from one nation. This expansion was not a product of some science and higher… CONTINUE READING
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