Book ID: CBB000082983

Science under socialism: East Germany in comparative perspective (1999)

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Macrakis, Kristie I. (Editor)
Hoffmann, Dieter (Editor)


Harvard University Press


Publication Date: 1999
Physical Details: xiv + 380 pp.; notes; index

Description Contents: Macrakis, Kristie: Prologue: The makings of science under socialism. Introduction: Interpreting East German science. Förtsch, Eckart: Science, higher education, and technology policy. Laitko, Hubert: The reform package of the 1960s: The policy finale of the Ulbricht era. Siegmund-Schultze, Reinhard: The shadow of National Socialism. Macrakis, Kristie: Espionage and technology transfer in the quest for scientific-technical prowess. Connelly, John: The foundations of diversity: Communist higher education policies in eastern Europe, 1945-1955. Nötzoldt, Peter: From German Academy of Sciences to socialist research academy. Macrakis, Kristie: The unity of science vs. the division of Germany: The Leopoldina. Augustine, Dolores L.: Frustrated technocrats: Engineers in the Ulbricht era. Stokes, Raymond G.: Chemistry and the chemical industry under socialism. Weiss, Burghard: Nuclear research and technology in comparative perspective. Geipel, Gary L.: Politics and computers in the Honecker era. Hohlfeld, Rainer: Between autonomy and state control: Genetic and biomedical research. Hoffmann, Dieter: Robert Havemann: Antifacist, communist, dissident. Ash, Mitchell G.: Kurt Gottschaldt and psychological research in Nazi and socialist Germany.


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Review Gurshtein, A. (1999) Review of "Science under socialism: East Germany in comparative perspective". American Scientist (pp. 379-80). unapi

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Henning, Eckart
Kazemi, Marion
Papp, Desiderio
Eggleston, Wilfrid
Rizzuto, Ana-Maria
Viré, Liliane
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