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Science: For Truth or Good? - I, program 114

Title

Science: For Truth or Good? - I, program 114

Subject

Science
Technology
Economics
Sociology
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

The Center's Scott Buchanan interviews Helmut Krauch of the Heidelberg Institute, who is the head of a group of German scientists seeking a policy to direct all scientific research to the service of human welfare, in the wake of the Nazi's misuse of scientific research. While sympathetic to the goal, Professor Buchanan is wary of the implications for freedom and truth. Nov. 27, 1963.

Creator

Buchanan, Scott Milross, 1895-1968
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1963-11-27

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

24:23:00

Files

Citation

Buchanan, Scott Milross, 1895-1968, "Science: For Truth or Good? - I, program 114," in Digital Collections, Item #5318, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5318 (accessed February 26, 2020).