Enabling American Innovation: Engineering and the National Science Foundation (Hardback)

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Enabling American Innovation
Hardback
Purdue University Press
06/01/1997
368pp
English
6.00" x 9.00"
1557531110
9781557531117
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Book Description

Enabling American Innovation traces engineers' struggle to win intellectual, financial, and organizational recognition within the National Science Foundation. The tools and arguments of this struggle altered over time, but engineers continued to assert the value of their contribution, usually measured in comparative budgetary terms, and philosophical debates as they were played out through organizational manipulation

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