ERIC Number: ED125904
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Apr-1
Reference Count: N/A
Program on Science, Technology and Society (POSTS), Third General Report, September 1, 1974, through August 31, 1975.
Armer, Paul; Gullard, Pamela
The work reported here was largely supported by the Research Applied to National Needs (RANN) program of the National Science Foundation. This third general report includes a list of the advisory council for the program, the Board of Trustees, and the officers of the Center for the period of time through August 31, 1975. A description is given of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. The intent of the Center is to improve the quality of scholarship of those in fields that illuminate the question of how men and societies behave. The Program on Science, Technology and Society (POSTS) is described as directed toward understanding a technology-dependent civilization, and aims to illuminate the interrelation of technology and culture by means of more effective communication between specialists in the natural, and the behavioral and policy sciences. Fellows associated with POSTS are listed as well as brief descriptions of POSTS projects. A list of publications is included. (EB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Science Research, Behavioral Sciences, Humanistic Education, Natural Sciences, Research, Science Education, Sciences, Scientific Enterprise, Technology
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California 94305 (free)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. RANN Program.
Authoring Institution: Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, CA.