Table of Contents


An Informed Approach to Substance Abuse

Fall 1998


Forum



Preserving Civil Liberties in an Age of Terrorism


Ivan Eland


Editor’s Journal: The Electronic Word


Kevin Finneran


From the Hill



Update



Environmental Policy in the Age of Genetics


David Rejeski, Wendy Yap

Rapidly emerging technology could lead to a fundamental shift in the way we safeguard human health.


Collaborative R&D: How Effective Is It?


David C. Mowery


Drugs and Drug Policy: The Case for a Slow Fix


Mark A. R. Kleiman


Fighting Crime by Treating Substance Abuse


Jordon Peugh, Steven Belenko


Critical Infrastructure: Interlinked and Vulnerable


C. Paul Robinson, Joan B. Woodard, Samuel G. Varnado

Computers and communications are boosting performance, but interconnection increases the risk of a technological domino effect.


An Electronic Pearl Harbor? Not Likely


George Smith


Natural Flood Control


Richard A. Haeuber, William K. Michener


Research Support for the Power Industry


M. Granger Morgan, Susan F. Tierney


Book Review: Consilience


Dale Jamieson

Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge
, by
Edward O. Wilson.


Book Review: Scientific truth-telling


Norman Metzger

The Ascent of Science
, by
Brian L. Silver.


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