ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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US Industrial Scientists-Alienation and Elitism

Structural changes in the capitalist economy in the US brought about by globalisation are leading to a decline in the status of industrial scientists. With the restructuring of corporate R and D, research is entirely driven by market forces and research goals defined by market needs. An essay on the changing face of corporate R and D based on interviews with industrial scientists.

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