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Main Title Rising above the gathering storm : energizing and employing America for a brighter economic future /
Publisher National Academies,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 66283925
ISBN 0309100453
Subjects Technological innovations--United States ; Federal aid to research--United States ; Research--United States ; Research, Industrial--United States ; Technology and state--United States ; Technology--Social aspects--United States ; Technology--Economic aspects--United States ; Science indicators--United States ; Science--United States--Statistics ; Engineering--United States ; Engineering--United States--Statistics ; Scientists--Training of--United States ; Engineers--Training of--United States
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EJBM  HD3616.U47R57 2006 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/16/2006
Edition Feb. 2006 ed. (Prepublication version)
Collation 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes
"Committee on Prospering in the Global Economy of the 21st Century: an agenda for American science and technology; Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy." Includes bibliographical references (p. H1-H22).
Contents Notes
Executive Summary -- 1. A disturbing mosaic -- 2. Why are science and technology critical to America's prosperity in the 21st century? -- 3. How is America doing now in science and technology? -- 4. Method -- 5. What actions should America take in K-12 science and mathematics education to remain prosperous in the 21st century?: 10,000 teachers-10 Million minds -- 6. What actions should America take in science and engineering research to remain prosperous in the 21st century?: sowing the seeds -- 7. What actions should America take in science and engineering research to remain prosperous in the 21st century?: best and brightest -- 8. What actions should America take in economic and technology policy to remain prosperous in the 21st century?: incentives in innovation -- 9. What might the United States be like if it is not competitive in science and technology? - Appendix.