Abstracts n°220

This article is published in Futuribles journal no.220, mai 1997

Ugur Muldur article reports on the evolution of American science and technology policy from the beginning of the nineteen eighties until today (from Reagan to Clinton) and of the medium and long term directions which are emerging. He bases his Study both on the reality and the rhetoric, in particular the priorities stated by the White House, by showing how great the delay can be moving from words to deeds – when moreover they are not contradictory.