ERIC Number: EJ451795
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
"Good Science Gets Funded...": The Historical Evolution of Grant Making at the National Science Foundation.
Mazuzan, George T.
Knowledge: Creation, Diffusion, Utilization, v14 n1 p63-90 Sep 1992
Presents a historical view of the development of the system used at the National Science Foundation for judging proposals sent to the agency for financial support for fundamental research. Controversies that challenged established procedures are described; political influences and policy changes are examined; and the peer review process is discussed. (37 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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