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Careers in science and technology : an international perspective / Advisory Committee, Office of Scientific and Engineering Personnel and Committee on International Organizations and Programs, Office of International Affairs, National Research Council.

National Research Council (U.S.). Office of International Affairs.
Date
1995
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Publication/Creation

Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1995.

Physical description

xii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm

Contents

Recent developments in international science and technology personnel data collection / Gunnar Westholm -- The trends in scientific and engineering personnel in Japan and the focus of research in the National Institute of Science and Technology policy / Hajime Nagahama -- Developing data systems on trends in science and technology careers / Glynis Breakwell -- A demographic approach to studying the process of becoming a scientist/engineer / Yu Xie -- Human resources in science and technology and the less developed countries of Europe (EC-12) / Emilio Munoz -- The longitudinal analysis of the selection of careers in science and technology / Jon Miller -- Science and technology careers : individual and societal factors determining choice / Thomas Whiston -- Factors behind choice of advanced studies and careers in science and technology : a synthesis of research in science education / Torsten Husen -- Critique of technical papers / Alfred McLaren -- Introduction to utilizing points of intervention to enhance and sustain interest in science and technology careers / Pim Fenger -- Human development of science and technology in Japan : from the classroom to the business world / Kazuo Ishizaka -- Trends in science and technology careers : education through research / Dervilla Donnelly -- Utilizing points of intervention : a critique / Pamela Ebert Flattau.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references

Languages

  • English


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ISBN

  • 0309054273

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