ERIC Number: EJ384520
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Oceanographers and the US Federal Patron: Perceptions of Agency-University Relations.
Palmer, David D.; And Others
Social Studies of Science, v18 n1 p73-90 Feb 1988
Examines the patterns of contracts between academic marine scientists and two kinds of federal funding agencies. Discusses the quality of working relationships, quality of academic marine scientific work, and dilemma of conflicting value systems. Finds that the scientists rate science-oriented agencies more favorably than society-oriented ones. (Author/YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Researchers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
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