Science and Higher Education in Israel
Contributors:
Translated by
:
Muhammad Salih al-'Alim
Publisher: 
Institute for Palestine Studies in collaboration with Dar al-Hilal, Cairo
Publication Year: 
1970
Language: 
Arabic
Number of Pages: 
198
Keywords: 
المعاهد العلمية في اسرائيل
السياسة العلمية الإسرائيلية
العلاقة بين العلماء الإسرائيليين والمجتمع العالمي
الأبحاث والدراسات العليا
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Abstract

In this study, Antoine Zahlan argues that Israeli scientific research is characterised by stress on the pure and applied sciences, and that academic research is subjugated to the needs of the military establishment. The picture emerges of a society whose intellectual activities are concentrated on science and technology, and whose scientific and technical activities are controlled by the demands of the military.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Antoine Zahlan was formerly Professor of Physics at the American University of Beirut, and is a prolific writer on scientific, educational and developmental issues in the Arab world.

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