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The Resource Scientific issues of the next century : convocation of world academies, edited by Cesare Maltoni and Irving J. Selikoff

Scientific issues of the next century : convocation of world academies, edited by Cesare Maltoni and Irving J. Selikoff

Label
Scientific issues of the next century : convocation of world academies
Title
Scientific issues of the next century
Title remainder
convocation of world academies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cesare Maltoni and Irving J. Selikoff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 500 s
  • 060
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Q11
  • AS2.5
LC item number
.N5 vol. 610
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
500
NAL item number
N484 v.610
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • AS 2.5
NLM item number
  • AN626YL v.610 1990
  • S416 1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maltoni, Cesare
  • Selikoff, Irving J
  • Collegium Ramazzini
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • Bologna (Italy)
Series statement
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences,
Series volume
v. 610
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Learned institutions and societies
  • Social policy
  • Environmental policy
  • Cultural policy
  • Science and civilization
  • Academies and Institutes
  • Public Policy
  • Science
  • Socioeconomic Factors
Label
Scientific issues of the next century : convocation of world academies, edited by Cesare Maltoni and Irving J. Selikoff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Result of a conference sponsored by the Collegium Ramazzini, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the municipality of Bologna and held Oct. 17-18, 1989 in Bologna, Italy
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of the academies : an introduction / Cesare Maltoni -- The role of academies : a Swedish example / Staffan Helmfrid -- The role of academies today / Giovanni Battista Marini-Bettolo -- The direction of science : the role of the scientists and their academies / Jonathan Stone -- Promoting science education in the city's school : a role of the New York Academy of Sciences / Oakes Ames -- The role of the academies / Irving J. Selikoff -- The conservation of natural terrestrial ecosystems / Aristides de Azevedo Pacheco Leão -- Research on the global earth system / James C.I. Dooge -- Environmental pollution and its countermeasures in China / Zhang Shen and Tang Yijian -- The outlook for ecosystems in the century ahead / Michael McCloskey -- Ecosystems / David P. Rall -- Conclusions / Giorgio Ruffolo -- Low fertility in industrial countries : causes, consequences, policies / Roberto Bachi -- Individual programming of life events : a challenge for demographers in the twenty-first century / Jacques Légare and Nicole Marcil-Gratton -- Demographic challenges for the twenty-first century / Dirk J. van de Kaa -- The key scientific issue of the next century : the science of addiction / Takeshi Hirayama -- Uncertainties in the future of energy / Arnaldo Maria Angelini -- Some reflections on the management of energy resources / Radu Balescu -- Solution to global energy and ecology problems at the turn of the twenty-first century / Oleg M. Nefedov -- The problems of growing science in India and other developing countries. The role of the academies / Sivaraj S. Ramaseshan -- Science and technology as the bond of humanity / Pericles S. Theocaris -- Occupational health research in the process of industrialization in China / Fengsheng He -- The role of the medical academy / Dimitri Orlov -- Global impact of science and technological development / Joseph A. Mihursky -- Drifting on an ocean of information / Robert H. Reichardt -- The Academy of Sciences and the cultural heritage of Russia / Alexandr G. Chuchalin -- Biomedical science : some controversial issues / Anne McLaren -- Changed notions of cancer / Irving J. Selikoff -- Recent trends in cancer / John C. Bailar III -- On the role of science academies / Barbara J. Culliton -- AIDS and the future of science / Knut Ringen -- A writer looks to the close of the century / Francisco Ayala -- The humanities and the academy / Erik Dal -- The human factor in the defense of the environment / Paul Brodeur.
Control code
22310411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780897666428
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90013445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Scientific issues of the next century : convocation of world academies, edited by Cesare Maltoni and Irving J. Selikoff
Publication
Note
Result of a conference sponsored by the Collegium Ramazzini, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the municipality of Bologna and held Oct. 17-18, 1989 in Bologna, Italy
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of the academies : an introduction / Cesare Maltoni -- The role of academies : a Swedish example / Staffan Helmfrid -- The role of academies today / Giovanni Battista Marini-Bettolo -- The direction of science : the role of the scientists and their academies / Jonathan Stone -- Promoting science education in the city's school : a role of the New York Academy of Sciences / Oakes Ames -- The role of the academies / Irving J. Selikoff -- The conservation of natural terrestrial ecosystems / Aristides de Azevedo Pacheco Leão -- Research on the global earth system / James C.I. Dooge -- Environmental pollution and its countermeasures in China / Zhang Shen and Tang Yijian -- The outlook for ecosystems in the century ahead / Michael McCloskey -- Ecosystems / David P. Rall -- Conclusions / Giorgio Ruffolo -- Low fertility in industrial countries : causes, consequences, policies / Roberto Bachi -- Individual programming of life events : a challenge for demographers in the twenty-first century / Jacques Légare and Nicole Marcil-Gratton -- Demographic challenges for the twenty-first century / Dirk J. van de Kaa -- The key scientific issue of the next century : the science of addiction / Takeshi Hirayama -- Uncertainties in the future of energy / Arnaldo Maria Angelini -- Some reflections on the management of energy resources / Radu Balescu -- Solution to global energy and ecology problems at the turn of the twenty-first century / Oleg M. Nefedov -- The problems of growing science in India and other developing countries. The role of the academies / Sivaraj S. Ramaseshan -- Science and technology as the bond of humanity / Pericles S. Theocaris -- Occupational health research in the process of industrialization in China / Fengsheng He -- The role of the medical academy / Dimitri Orlov -- Global impact of science and technological development / Joseph A. Mihursky -- Drifting on an ocean of information / Robert H. Reichardt -- The Academy of Sciences and the cultural heritage of Russia / Alexandr G. Chuchalin -- Biomedical science : some controversial issues / Anne McLaren -- Changed notions of cancer / Irving J. Selikoff -- Recent trends in cancer / John C. Bailar III -- On the role of science academies / Barbara J. Culliton -- AIDS and the future of science / Knut Ringen -- A writer looks to the close of the century / Francisco Ayala -- The humanities and the academy / Erik Dal -- The human factor in the defense of the environment / Paul Brodeur.
Control code
22310411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780897666428
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90013445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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