Accession Number : AD0653176

Title :   THE FUTURE OF SCIENCE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Helmer,Olaf

Report Date : MAY 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The future of science is discussed in terms of (1) the size of the scientific establishment; (2) attitudes toward the future; (3) changes in research methods; (4) new forms of procedures: conferences; research-computer symbiosis; interdisciplinary teams; university reform; publications; and the popularization of science; (5) future developments and breakthroughs.

Descriptors :   (*SOCIAL SCIENCES, PREDICTIONS), (*SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, PREDICTIONS), SOCIOLOGY, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), COMPUTERS, PUBLIC OPINION, SCIENTISTS, ORGANIZATIONS

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE