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of these fine centers also provide science learning opportunities for the public at all age levels . While this work is starting to pay off , we must not neglect other opportunities . Apparently thousands of young people still emerge ...

Author: Glenn Theodore Seaborg

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9810222041

Category: Science

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In A Scientist Speaks Out ? A Personal Perspective on Science, Society, and Change, Nobel Laureate (Chemistry, 1951) Glenn T Seaborg shares some of his thoughts and reflections on his broad interests, from the formulation of national science policy to the promise of youth. During a distinguished career in science and public service that spanned more than 50 years, he published over 500 works and maintained a public speaking schedule that included about 700 speeches on a wide variety of topics. This volume is a collection of nearly forty of his more popular speeches and articles, directed at a mostly non-scientific and non-technical audience. Since this volume is a compendium of reprints, readers will be able to share some of Seaborg's thoughts, as he originally penned them.

You can't get away with the easy distinction between speak- ing ex cathedra as a scientist when the question is ... to their civic responsibilities , so that they grow up willing and able to make intel- ligent practical decisions .

Author: George Allan

Publisher: Studies in Government and Publ

ISBN: UOM:39015040561964

Category: Education

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Not a method of turning your degree back in and having your loans forgiven, but an argument that by becoming vocational schools measured by reduced cost and efficient production, colleges and universities are neglecting their essential purpose. The reason for college education, says Allan, is to provide an environment within which students can absorb the moral practices that determine how they can acquire and evaluate knowledge, best conduct their lives, and become responsible adults. He maintains that such learning requires imagination, dialogue, conversation, and cultured intercourse. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
1997 By George Allan

Their skill was developed through a willingness to test the efficacy of the principle by a readiness to obey orders , and the result was the theory speaking out to them in victory . So with Christian Science : we cannot depend upon our ...

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ISBN: WISC:89067291955

Category: Christian Science

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They are : ( 1 ) the " final respon- sibility of scientists " ( earlier referred to as the duty to speak out on uses made of scientific discoveries ) , ( 2 ) the " beautiful and truthful " nature of science , ( 3 ) the force of ...

Author: Edward Alexander Rogge

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ISBN: UOM:39015000192016

Category: Public speaking

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Outside the political arena, in the UK's National Gallery, out of 2300 works, there are only 10 paintings by women,3 ... Half of a group of scientists were given a job application with a male name attached, and half were given the exact ...

Author: Tara Moss

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 9781460706015

Category: Self-Help

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An accessible, timely and practical handbook for women on speaking out safely and confidently from no.1 non-fiction bestseller Tara Moss. Worldwide, less than one out of every four people we hear from or about in the media is female, and men outnumber women in parliament by more than three to one. If half of humanity's experiences, perspectives and possible solutions to world problems are under-represented, or entirely unheard, all of us lose out. Tara Moss has spent 20 years in the public sphere and has had to face down nerves, critics and backlash to emerge as a leader in speaking out. In this handbook she offers advice on preparation, speaking out and negotiating public spaces. With a special focus on public speaking, writing, social media and online safety, she offers tips on how to research, form arguments, find support and handle criticism. This is a guide for women young and old that not only helps them find their voice, but argues passionately for why it matters. PRAISE FOR SPEAKING OUT ‘To say this book is timely is to put it mildly ... It should be mandatory reading for every teenage girl, let alone women in general.' Weekly Times 'This book by Tara Moss is so very important. It has been an eye-opening read for me and it has changed my life. If every young man and every young woman was given a copy of this book it would make so many small changes in individual behaviours that we might just be able to begin to tackle a problem that is often invisible to us' Krissy Kneen, Avid Reader 'Moss provides clear, simple strategies to cope with the often disproportionately agressive response women receive when they speak out' Jane Gilmore, Guardian Australia 'Written specifically to help women combat the unacceptable challenges they face when telling their stories in public in the age of online trolling. It deconstructs abuse and belittling techniques in an enormously helpful way.' Clare Bowditch 'We think this is a handbook for every woman in the world.' Ramona magazine 'Can't recommend it enough - every girl ought to have a copy!' Virginia Gay, ABC Book Club TV
2016-06-01 By Tara Moss

Department of Education , 1984 ) ; Glenn Seaborg , A Scientist Speaks Out : A Personal Perspective on Science , Society , and Change ( Singapore : World Scientific , 1996 ) , 400-405 . 116. Smith , Power Game , 412 . 117. Ibid .

Author: Gareth Davies

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ISBN: UOM:39015074243356

Category: Education

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An award-winning historian's pathbreaking book uses federal education policy from the Great Society to Reagan's New Morning to demonstrate how innovative policies become entrenched irrespective of who occupies the White House.
2007 By Gareth Davies

... and throw us back upon creative power with vastly enlarged conceptions of what creative acts have involved . Here the reluctance to accept creation as the source becomes in some degree apparent . The scientist speaks out .

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ISBN: OXFORD:555008460

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Fredrich A. Hayek The most unscientific thing we can do is to pretend to speak as scientists about things which are outside our competence . I speak with a good deal of bitter experience as an economist who has lived in universities ...

Author: Congress for Cultural Freedom

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105036601172

Category: Science

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Condensed record of the transactions of the Hamburg Congress on Science and Freedon.

In more than 50 essays, Nobel Prize-winning Linus Pauling's brilliance, conviction, and passion for saving humankind and the planet are eloquently expressed.

Author: Barbara Marinacci

Publisher: Rising Star Press

ISBN: UOM:39015047574077

Category: Political Science

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In more than 50 essays, Nobel Prize-winning Linus Pauling's brilliance, conviction, and passion for saving humankind and the planet are eloquently expressed.

Author: G K HALL

Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA

ISBN: 078381755X

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1997-07 By G K HALL