Big Science: The Growth of Large-scale Research

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Stanford University Press, 1992 - Science - 392 pages
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This book is the first effort to examine the changing nature of research in the physical sciences since World War II - from individuals or small groups to the gigantic team efforts of hundreds of scientists.
 

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Contents

The Many Faces of Big Science
1
The Origins of the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
21
Stanford and the Growth of
46
Some Thoughts on the Early History of CERN
78
Building High
100
Stanford University
129
Cornell and MIT
149
The Transition from Little 111
212
The Los 165
265
Lloyd Berkner 190
290
Korea Science and the State
312
Science Regions and the
334
Reflections on Big Science and
355
Select Bibliography on Big Science
367
Index 375
377
Copyright

Du Pont and the Management of LargeScale Research 136
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