skip to content
Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran

Author: Glenn E Schweitzer; Yousef Sobouti
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In October 2007, the US National Academies and the Iranian Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Science organized a series of planned US-Iranian workshops on the topic 'Science as a Gateway to  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Science as a gateway to understanding.
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)607693232
Online version:
Science as a gateway to understanding.
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)609219676
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn E Schweitzer; Yousef Sobouti
ISBN: 030912879X 9780309128797
OCLC Number: 298601486
Notes: "In collaboration with Iranian Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Science."--Cover.
"In October 2007, the U.S. National Academies and the Iranian Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Science organized the first of a series of planned U.S.-Iranian workshops on the topic 'Science as a gateway to understanding.' ... This report includes papers that were presented at the workshop and summaries of the discussions that followed some of the presentations."--Preface.
Description: x, 173 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Where does science go? / Honorable Mohammad Khatami --
Scientists and truth / Reza Davari Ardakani --
The innovation ecology / William Wulf --
Wisdom : the best gateway to understanding / Mostafa Mohagheh Damad --
Interacademy cooperation : an approach to understanding / Abulhassan Vafai --
Understanding others, the science way / Yousef Sobouti --
Loving and sharing science : Pierre-Gilles de Gennes / Etienne Guyon --
Successes in building international bridges through science / Norman Neureiter --
The universality of science : examples from history / Hossein Masoumi Hamedani --
The role of international scientific organizations / Michael Clegg --
Science and culture / Bernard Maitte --
A half century of successes and problems in U.S.-Iranian cooperation in science, engineering, and medicine / Glenn Schweitzer --
Opportunities for international collaboration in earthquake system science / Thomas Jordan --
Science, technology, and innovation in the knowledge economy : prospects for cooperation / Ousmane Kane --
Summary of open forum / Yousef Sobouti --
Closing remarks / Norman Neureiter --
Appendixes : A. Workshop agenda --
B. Workshop participants.
Responsibility: Glenn Schweitzer and Yousef Sobouti, editors.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/298601486> # Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "298601486" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800062318#Place/washington_d_c> ; # Washington, D.C.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/507.1/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800062318#Topic/science_study_and_teaching> ; # Science--Study and teaching
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108387> ; # Science--Study and teaching
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29368127> ; # Yousef Sobouti
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/18572479> ; # Glenn E. Schweitzer
   schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Where does science go? / Honorable Mohammad Khatami -- Scientists and truth / Reza Davari Ardakani -- The innovation ecology / William Wulf -- Wisdom : the best gateway to understanding / Mostafa Mohagheh Damad -- Interacademy cooperation : an approach to understanding / Abulhassan Vafai -- Understanding others, the science way / Yousef Sobouti -- Loving and sharing science : Pierre-Gilles de Gennes / Etienne Guyon -- Successes in building international bridges through science / Norman Neureiter -- The universality of science : examples from history / Hossein Masoumi Hamedani -- The role of international scientific organizations / Michael Clegg -- Science and culture / Bernard Maitte -- A half century of successes and problems in U.S.-Iranian cooperation in science, engineering, and medicine / Glenn Schweitzer -- Opportunities for international collaboration in earthquake system science / Thomas Jordan -- Science, technology, and innovation in the knowledge economy : prospects for cooperation / Ousmane Kane -- Summary of open forum / Yousef Sobouti -- Closing remarks / Norman Neureiter -- Appendixes : A. Workshop agenda -- B. Workshop participants."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/800062318> ;
   schema:genre "Conference publication"@en ;
   schema:genre "Conference papers and proceedings"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609219676> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607693232> ;
   schema:name "Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran"@en ;
   schema:productID "298601486" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/298601486#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_national_academies_press_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800062318#Agent/national_academies_press> ; # National Academies Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780309128797> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/298601486> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800062318#Agent/national_academies_press> # National Academies Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "National Academies Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800062318#Place/washington_d_c> # Washington, D.C.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Washington, D.C." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108387> # Science--Study and teaching
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Science--Study and teaching"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/18572479> # Glenn E. Schweitzer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:familyName "Schweitzer" ;
   schema:givenName "Glenn E." ;
   schema:name "Glenn E. Schweitzer" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29368127> # Yousef Sobouti
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Sobouti" ;
   schema:givenName "Yousef" ;
   schema:name "Yousef Sobouti" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780309128797>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "030912879X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780309128797" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607693232>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Science as a gateway to understanding." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/298601486> ; # Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609219676>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Science as a gateway to understanding." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/298601486> ; # Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/298601486>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/298601486> ; # Science as a gateway to understanding : international workshop proceedings, Tehran, Iran
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-11" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.