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Scientific manpower and education : hearings before the Committee on Science and Astronautics, U.S. House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, first session ... .

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM P.D. 328a Sci2 86-1-18 (Text) 2109-1878 General Federal documents Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM P.D. 328a Sci2 86-1-19 (Text) 2109-18781 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: 2 pts. (iv, 847 pages) : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1959.

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General Note: Overton Brooks, chairman.
Hearings held Feb. 25-June 25, 1959.
Pt. 2 has also special subtitle: Census of scientific and technical personnel.
No. 18-[no. 19].
Formatted Contents Note: [pt. 1.] February 25, March 12, 13, May 5, 18, 19, 20, 22, and 26, 1959 -- pt. 2. Census of scientific and technical personnel, June and 25, 1959.
Summary, etc.: Committee Serial No. 18. Reviews U.S. scientific manpower supply. Also considers adequacy of high school educational programs, scientific development in government, and current Soviet scientific and educational programs.
Committee Serial No. 19. Continuation of hearings on development of accurate census of scientists and engineers already certified and in training, together with estimate of numbers required to satisfy future space-age needs.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Available also in microform in CIS US congressional committee hearings, accession number (86)H1737-5(pt. 1), (86)H1743-12(pt. 2).
Subject: Scientists > Supply and demand > United States.
Scientists > United States > Registers.
Engineers > United States > Registers.
Science > Scholarships, fellowships, etc. > United States.
Astronautics and state > United States.
Science and state > United States.
Science > Study and teaching > United States.
Science > Study and teaching > Soviet Union.

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