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The advisers : scientists in the policy process

Author: Bruce L R Smith
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution, ©1992.
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America's governing system is unique in the extent to which scientists and other outside experts participate in the policy process. No other nation uses these experts so extensively, not merely for advice on the allocation of resources to science but also in broad policy issues. This wide-ranging study traces the rise of scientists in the policy process and shows how outside experts interrelate with politicians and  Read more...
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Smith, Bruce L.R.
Advisers.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution, ©1992
(OCoLC)647516258
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce L R Smith
ISBN: 0815779909 9780815779902 0815779895 9780815779896
OCLC Number: 25316449
Description: xi, 238 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Bruce L.R. Smith.

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