Power, Social Structure, and Advice in American Science: The United States National Advisory System, 1950-1972

TitlePower, Social Structure, and Advice in American Science: The United States National Advisory System, 1950-1972
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1981
AuthorsMullins, NC
JournalScience, Technology & Human Values
Volume6
Issue37
Pagination4-19
Date Published10/1981
Publication Languageeng
AbstractDiscusses the advisory positions for the three major U.S. science advising organizations, the National Science Foundation, the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council, and the National Institutes of Health. This elite group of scientists have their hands on the mechnisimcms necessary to shape American science and science policy.
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