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The President"s Scientists

Reminiscences of a White House Science Advisor (The Silliman Memorial Lectures Series)

by D. Allan Bromley

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography-General,
  • Science / General,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318957M
    ISBN 100300102070
    ISBN 109780300102079

    Rating the Presidents is the first book to rank them all by influence and importance and to discuss why they received that ranking and how they measured up to the job. In this new edition the scandals of the Clinton presidency are taken into on a wide-ranging poll of historians and political scientists, Rating the Presidents.   Reacting to Trump saying unspecified 'books' and 'manuals' say you should test too much for COVID, Dr. Stephen Sample suggests the president pay attention to his scientists.

      Since Presidents’ Day is coming, I decided to make a list of all of the books in the series that covered US Presidents. (See below.) It was a little disappointing to find only 11 of our 45 presidents have a book in the series, so far. Hopefully, more will be coming!   The book, “Disloyal: A Memoir. The true story of the former personal attorney to President Donald J. Trump is set to be released before the November election.

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I bought this for my 8 year old son who loves to study the presidents. The book is hardback and excellent quality. The picture are great visuals and tastefully done.

This book is wonderful as a read or a quick fact reference. It is full of information and goes all the way through every president including our president/5(). The book lists the 45 presidents from the greatest to the worst.

Each president is discussed in an interview with a biographer of that man which has been featured on C-Span down through the years.

The book is edited by Brian Lamb and Susan Swain. The five best presidents are listed in the latest C-Span poll/5(80). In a survey done by professors Hanes Walton Jr. and Robert Smith and in their text book American Politics And The African American Quest For Universal Freedom, 44 African-American political scientists and historians ranked presidents in terms of racial attitudes and racial legislation proposed.

Lisa Anderson - American political scientist and the former President of the American University in Cairo; Walter Truett Anderson - American political scientist, social psychologist, and author of non-fiction books and articles; William Anderson – specialist in public administration.

David Priess is author of the The President's Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America's has a PhD in Political Science from Duke University and served at the CIA during the presidencies of Bill Clinton and George W.

Bush as an intelligence officer, manager, and daily intelligence briefer and at the State by: 1. A San Francisco Chronicle Bestseller. We live in complicated, dangerous times.

Present and future presidents need to know if North Korea's nascent nuclear capability is a genuine threat to the West, if biochemical weapons are likely to be developed by terrorists, if there are viable alternatives to fossil fuels that should be nurtured and supported by the government, if private companies Reviews: The president of the United States is the head of state and head of government of the United States, indirectly elected to a 4-year term by the people through the Electoral officeholder leads the executive branch of the federal government and is the commander-in-chief of the United States Armed Forces.

Since the office was established in44 men have served as president. From Darwin and Einstein to Hawking and Sagan, here are twenty-five amazing books written by world-famous scientists. These are legendary texts, popular science explainers, personal memoirs, and.

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday launched a preemptive strike against veteran journalist Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book about.

Harris thinks like a scientist and enjoys a good debate on economics. As with Barack Obama, who also published two rather different books before running for president, a good adjective to.

President Trump's former fixer Michael Cohen on Thursday released the cover and a 3,word foreword from his upcoming tell-all book, "Disloyal.". Why it matters: Cohen, who pleaded guilty to lying to Congress on Trump's behalf and is currently carrying out a three-year prison sentence in home confinement, was at the center of Trump's inner circle for over a decade.

A political-science classic proves its enduring relevance. The number of years Richard E. Neustadt's Presidential Power has been in print since it was published, in April 6: The book's.

If we define it as currently, a PhD in Biology, Physics, Chemistry etc. working full time in the field and/or university faculty conducting research, that’d be none. Woodrow Wilson did have the academic credential and years on the Princeton Univer.

This easy-to-read picture book gives young readers a look at what it takes to hold the most important job in America. Learn about famous presidents of the past as you read about how the president works to win the people's vote, transitions into the presidency, and.

Kanye West on Friday called on his presidential opponents Donald Trump and Joe Biden to study a book about empowering the black community which.

Robert argued that the book was a violation of a nondisclosure agreement Mary Trump signed more than two decades ago, and in a statement to the New York Times, he said he was “deeply. The president's book exists, it has been passed on from president to president for centuries to come.

The book is being kept in a secret compartment which only the president knows, after the new. Physics for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines is a book by University of California, Berkeley professor Richard A.

attempts to explain many physics concepts to the educated layperson, with specific applications to current issues like. Books shelved as presidential-history: Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard, John Adams.

Book of Secrets shows how both NSA Scowcroft under the first President Bush and Defense Secretary Rumsfeld under the second President Bush used their tasking authority to great effect to get things before the president and other National Security Council principals.

() Albeit, as Priess finds, this carries the risk of presidential ire if it. #1 on the New York Journal of Books Notable Children's Books list A finalist for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books “For your budding astrophysicist, inventor, doctor, environmentalist, or mathematician, Kid Scientists will open her eyes with mini-bios of interesting and accomplished people.”—Reviews: Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. Philip B. Duffy, president of the Woods Hole Research Center and a National Academy of Sciences panelist, who reviewed the government’s most recent climate assessment, told The New York Times, “What we have here is a pretty blatant attempt to politicize the science—to push the science in a direction that’s consistent with their politics.