Accession Number : AD0751509

Title :   The Contemporary Scientific and Technological Revolution,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Belolipetskii,V. I. ; Kuzin,A. A.

Report Date : 25 AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 272

Abstract : The book discloses urgent problems in contemporary processes connected with the violent development of science and technology. The essence and nature of the contemporary scientific and technological revolution are examined; its consequences in conditions of socialism and capitalism are considered. The development of automation, cybernetics, the use of new materials, the mastery of cosmic space, the transformation of science into a direct productive force, etc. are pointed out. In connection with this a critique is presented of bourgeois concepts of the second industrial revolution. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, *REVIEWS), INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, POLITICAL SCIENCE, AUTOMATION, CYBERNETICS, USSR

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE