The Future of U.S. Science Policy

  title={The Future of U.S. Science Policy},
  author={Jurgen Ehlers},
  pages={302 - 302}
  • J. Ehlers
  • Published 16 January 1998
  • Education
  • Science
Although the United States' science and technology enterprise has achieved enormous success, it is essentially operating on autopilot. The policies that Vannevar Bush outlined in his 1945 report Science—The Endless Frontier , still, to a large extent, guide the research enterprise. The context in which science and technology presently operate, however, has changed remarkably since publication of The Endless Frontier. At the end of World War II, public support for funding of science was seen as… 
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