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New Visions for National Security

Fall 2006


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From the Hill


Bush vetoes stem cell research bill; House challenge to climate change research fizzles; Bills target attacks by animal rights activists; Bills to boost competitiveness advance; Committee backs funding for new energy technologies


Editor’s Journal: The False Promise of the Scientist ex Machina


Kevin Finneran


Perspective: A New Science Degree to Meet Industry Needs


Michael S. Teitelbaum


Perspective: Preventing Catastrophic Chemical Attacks


Lawrence M. Wein


Perspective: Ethics and Science: A 0.1% Solution


Michael Kalichman


The Shield and the Cloak


Gary Hart


Securing Life Sciences Research in an Age of Terrorism


Ronald M. Atlas


Nuclear Deterrence for the Future


Thomas C. Schelling


From Brain Drain to Mutual Gain: Sharing the Benefits of High-Skill Migration


David M. Hart


From Energy Wish Lists to Technological Realities


Robert W. Fri


Glide Path to Irrelevance: Federal Funding for Aeronautics


Todd Watkins, Alan Schriesheim, Stephen Merrill


Reorienting U.S. Drug Policy


Jonathan P. Caulkins, Peter Reuter


Book Review: From tubes to chips


Kenneth Flamm

Making Silicon Valley— Innovation and the Growth of High Tech, 1930-70
, by
Christophe Lecuyer.


Book Review: Just say no to tech determinism


Edward Tenner

Technology Matters: Questions to Live With
, by
David E. Nye.


Book Review: Chemical weapons


Jez Littlewood

War of Nerves: Chemical Warfare from World War I to Al-Qaeda
, by
Jonathan B. Tucker.


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