Science funding & policy

    Scientific Governance in Britain, 1914-79

    Hardback £69.96

    Examines the connected histories of how science was governed, and used in governance, in twentieth-century Britain. -- .

    Grant Writer's Handbook, The: How To Write A Research Propos

    By Eoin O'Sullivan

    Paperback £22.01

    How to Write a Research Grant Proposal - and Succeed provides useful and practical advice on all aspects of proposal writing, including developing proposal ideas, drafting the proposal, dealing with referees, and budgeting.

    Grant Writer\'s Handbook, The: How To Write A Research Proposal And Succeed

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    How to Write a Research Grant Proposal - and Succeed provides useful and practical advice on all aspects of proposal writing, including developing proposal ideas, drafting the proposal, dealing with referees, and budgeting.

    Global Mobility of Research Scientists

    Paperback £32.05

    Global Mobility of Research Scientists: The Economics of Who Goes Where and Why brings together information on how the localization and mobility of academic researchers contributes to the production of knowledge. The text answers several questions, including "what characterizes nationally and internationally mobile researchers?" and "what are the individual and...

    Successful Grant Proposals in Science, Technology, and Medic

    By Sandra Oster

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    A practical guide to writing scientific grant proposal narratives, with in-depth examples covering content, organisational alternatives, phrasing and argumentation.

    Convergence: Facilitating Transdisciplinary Integration of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Engineering, and Beyond

    By National Research Council

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    Convergence of the life sciences with fields including physical, chemical, mathematical, computational, engineering, and social sciences is a key strategy to tackle complex challenges and achieve new and innovative solutions. However, institutions face a lack of guidance on how to establish effective programs, what challenges they are likely to encounter,...

    Funding your Career in Science

    By Ritsert Jansen

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    A practical guide to optimising funding opportunities for establishing or consolidating a successful research career in science.

    Marketing for Scientists: How to Shine in Tough Times

    By Marc J. Kuchner

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    Provides detailed advice about how to land a good scientist job, win funding, and shape the public debate. This title argues that marketing is a critical component of the modern scientific endeavour, not only advancing personal careers but also society's knowledge. It approaches marketing as a science in itself.

    Acting in an Uncertain World

    By Yannick Barthe

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    A call for a new form of democracy in which "hybrid forums" composed of experts and laypeople address such sociotechnical controversies as hazardous waste, genetically modified organisms, and nanotechnology.

    Acting in an Uncertain World: An Essay on Technical Democracy

    By Yannick Barthe

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    A call for a new form of democracy in which "hybrid forums" composed of experts and laypeople address such sociotechnical controversies as hazardous waste, genetically modified organisms, and nanotechnology.

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