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Guide to science and technology in the USSR

a reference guide to science and technology in the Soviet Union.

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Published by Francis Hodgson in Guernsey, B.I.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Technology -- Soviet Union.,
    • Industries -- Soviet Union.,
    • Science -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEditor: Sarah White.
      ContributionsWhite, Sarah Harriman, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT26.R9 G77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination300 p.
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4918072M
      ISBN 100852802803
      LC Control Number76165289

      Books and Monographs; CIA's Analysis of the Soviet Union, CIA's Analysis of Soviet Science and Technology Author's Comments: Clarence Smith [PDF Only MB*] Intelligence Memorandum No. , October , Capabilities of the USSR in Air-to-Air Guided Missiles and Related Proximity Fuses [PDF Only KB*]. Russian science and technology are famous due to many achievements. On the top of the list there are: the invention of radio by A. Popov, the creation of the Periodical table of elements by D. Mendeleev, formulation of the principals of the interplanetary space flights on multistage rockets by K. Tsiolkovskiy, achievements of Russian space program lead by S. Korolev that include first unmanned.

      Books shelved as science-technology: A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson, A Short Histo. Since the 's, the USSR, and later, Russia, extensively worked with on all of these technologies through experimental and demonstration reactors. Currently, there are several commercial Generation IV reactors that are in the last stages of design or currently under construction in Russia, including the BN/, BREST-OD/, and.

      The Field Guide to Tyranny. That, more or less, is the thesis of Frank Dikötter’s new book, “How to Be a Dictator: The Cult of Personality in the Twentieth Century” (Bloomsbury. INTRODUCTION The history of science and technology in Russian and the Soviet Union is a field of study that is underdeveloped in the West, and good books on the subject in English or other West European languages are correspondingly rare. Nonetheless, a number sources exist, as the following bibliography illustrates.


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Science in Russia and the Soviet Union This book is an excellent as an introductory chapter into the scientific culture of Russia.

It begins with the development of science before theunder Imperial Russia, and it furthers the story on into the October Revolution and science under the Soviet Union. The center of this research is the Institute of the History of Science and Technology of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, located in Moscow.

In just one series of monographs entitled Scientific-Biographical Series (Nauchno-Biograficheskaia Seriia) this institute has sponsored several hundred biographies of Russian and Soviet scientists, almost all of them written in Russian.

Aug 12,  · Loren Graham presents the first concise, modern history of science in Russia, the Soviet Union, and the commonwealth of Independent States.

Thoroughly up to date, the volume covers the Czarist period, the impact of the Russian Revolution, the relationship between science and Soviet society, the strengths of various scientific disciplines, and Guide to science and technology in the USSR book effect of the fall of niarbylbaycafe.com by: An expert on the history of science in Russia and the USSR, Loren R.

Graham has written several books on the subject, all easily accessible and readable. Subunits of the Subject-Matter Departments of the USSR Academy of Sciences in Key to Departments in Chart: 1. Biochemistry, Biophysics and Chemistry of Physiologically Active Compounds Department; 2. Economics Department; 3.

General Biology Department; 4. General Physics and Astronomy Department; 5. Feb 04,  · The world's first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1, was launched by the Soviet Union inmarking the start of the space race. This guide provides suggested research materials on this topic at the Library of Congress and online.

Buy Nuclear Geochemistry (Advances in Science and Technology in the USSR) on niarbylbaycafe.com FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersAuthor: Titayeva. Soviet and Post-Soviet Technology: Land and Marine Transportation Sources in English: Argenbright, R.T.

‘The Russian Railroad System and the Founding of the Communist State, ’ (unpublished PhD diss, Univ of California at Berkeley, ).

Find History of Russia & the USSR Textbooks at up to 90% off. Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get. Science and technology in the Soviet Union served as an important part of national politics, practices, and identity.

From the time of Lenin until the dissolution of the USSR in the early s, both science and technology were intimately linked to the ideology and practical functioning of the Soviet state, and were pursued along paths both similar and distinct from models in other countries.

Russian inventors and engineers excelled in such areas as electrical engineering, shipbuilding, aerospace, weaponry, communications, IT, nuclear technology and space technology.

More recently, the crisis of the s led to the drastic reduction of state support for science and technology, leading many Russian scientists and university graduates to move to Europe or the United States.

Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

By the s the Soviet scientific establishment had become the largest in the world, but very little of its history was known in the West. What has been needed for many years in order to fill that gap in our knowledge is a history of Russian and Soviet science written for the educated person who would like to read one book on the subject.

This book has been written for that reader. Guide to science and technology in the USSR; a reference guide to science and technology in the Soviet Union. [Sarah Harriman White;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Harriman White.

Because of the rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union in international relations, a competition necessarily involving science and technology, a large literature exists on science and technology policy in the Soviet Union. Few of these works are of interest to historians, but I will mention some that might be useful.

Emphasizing an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture, Science, Technology, and Society contains over A to Z signed articles written by major scholars and experts from academic and scientific institutions and institutes worldwide.

Each article is accompanied by a selected bibliography.5/5(3). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. - welcome to the wonderful world of soviet books. - this site attempts to catalogue the amazing books in english, hindi and other indian languages, published the soviet union (ussr).

- many of these books are available for sale at reasonable prices. - these are the original books printed in s and s by mir, progress, and raduga publishers. New Books.

Loren Graham and Jean-Michel Kantor, Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical Creativity (Harvard, ) Loren Graham and Irina Dezhina, Science in the New Russia: Crisis, Aid, Reform (Indiana, ) New Books.

Intelligentsia Science: The Russian Century, –, OSIRIS 23 (), edited by Michael D. Gordin, Karl Hall, and Alexei Kojevnikov. Plus the Soviet Union started (and again, that's an official date of proper formation, like for the Warsaw Pact) but is arguably a real start date.

Perhaps 'Science Fiction of (Former) Warsaw Pact Countries in the 20th Century' or 'Science Fiction of (Former) Warsaw Pact Countries ' or. Jun 27,  · Science & Tech Russian Kitchen Soviet censorship: How did the USSR control the public? Glavlit’s censors decided if a book was published in the USSR, or if it was niarbylbaycafe.com: Oleg Yegorov.of the Moon explains the failure of Soviet technology against the successful American Apollo program.

This paper summarizes the Soviet manned lunar program in the light of the latest findings published in the West. RED STAR IN ORBIT Soviet capability in space became clear to the world in Octoberwhen the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.Jul 16,  · In USSR science was the main subject in all education levels, and as a result a lot of engineers graduated every year.

Some inventions developed in the Soviet Union are still in use today, while others served as trampolines for further innovations. Ushanka. The term ushanka literally means "ear hat". It represents a fur cap with ear flaps.