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SCIENCE AND SOCIETY-Social Relations of Scientific and Technical Change

SCIENCE AND SOCIETY Social Relations of Scientific and Technical Change Aqueil Ahmad A NATIONAL seminar with the above title was recently held at Hyderabad (April 5-7). The sponsor was the Delhi Office of UNESCO. The organisers were the Administrative Staff College of India and the National Institute for Science, Technology and Development Studies. Over 40 scholars, natural and social scientists drawn from research and academic institutions, participated and presented some twenty papers.

Science and Technology in Development-Policy Options for India and China

Science and Technology in Development Policy Options for India and China Aqueil Ahmad This paper attempts a comparative overview of science and technology policy issues in relation to national goals and developmental objectives in India and China.

India s Nuclear Age-Dubious Cost-Benefit

March 8, 1975 was the leader of the Indian delegation throughout the critical phases of the negotiation, In this book, he discusses the preparation background, the events leading to the Indo-Pak Agreement of May 4, 1948, the eruption of the dispute thereafter, the visit in 1951 of David E Lilienthal, former chairman of the Tennessee Valley Authority , and the mediation of the World Bank culminating in the Indus Waters Treaty, I960. This is a detailed account of the evolution and resolution of the dispute, much of the material being published for the first time. The work deserves to be widely read.

Science as a Management Problem

Aqueil Ahmad The greatest harm to Indian science in recent times has been caused neither by non-scientific cultural traditions nor lack of political support, but by, first, the scientific community itself and, second, the old guard administrators dutifully propping up a decadent bureaucracy.

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