Scientific institutions and scientists in Latin America: Paraguay.
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Published in Montevideo .
Written in English


  • Science -- biobibliography -- Paraguay.,
  • Science -- directories -- Paraguay.,
  • Societies, Scientific -- directories.

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Pagination92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21346067M

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  Science today is a global activity, but most science published in specialized journals is authored by researchers from the developed world. Among the top scientific institutions cited by NatureINDEX , there isn’t a single university or center from Latin America. The same occurs in the global ecosystem of science news. Here, seven Latin . According to their Google Scholar Citations public profiles We introduced a new project, the ranking of scientists based on their performance (h index; citations) according to their Google Scholar Citations public profiles. Several countries are . Science Cooperation Office for Latin America. Title(s): Scientific institutions and scientists in Latin America: Paraguay. Country of Publication: Uruguay Publisher: Montevideo, Description: 92 p. Language: English MeSH: Paraguay; Science*; Societies, Scientific* Publication Type(s): BiobibliographyDirectory Notes: Title also in French. The 7 Most Notorious Nazis Who Escaped to South America. first in Paraguay, then in Brazil. The victims were led to gas chambers in the institutions and then cremated. The program served.

  Indigenous languages must feature more in science communication Decem am EST Andre Ramos, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Marina Empinotti, University of Beira Interior.   Geographically, Latin America describes the territory from northern Mexico to the southern end of South America, including the Caribbean. Political and economic stability is variable throughout the region as well. As such, there is great diversity across Latin America in the development of science and the approach to science by: 2. Studies challenging the idea that technology and science flow only from global North to essays in this volume study the creation, adaptation, and use of science and technology in Latin America. They challenge the view that scientific ideas and technology travel unchanged from the global North to the global South—the view of technology as “imported magic.”. Women have made significant contributions to science from the earliest times. Historians with an interest in gender and science have illuminated the scientific endeavors and accomplishments of women, the barriers they have faced, and the strategies implemented to have their work peer-reviewed and accepted in major scientific journals and other publications.

The ideas of the Spanish Enlightenment, which emphasized reason, science, practicality, clarity rather than obscurantism, and secularism, were transmitted from France to the New World in the eighteenth century, following the establishment of the Bourbon monarchy in Spain. In Spanish America, the ideas of the Enlightenment affected educated elites in major urban centers, .   There is no denying that English is one of the world's major languages. It's the mother tongue of nearly million people. English is also very frequently used by scientists in academic journals. 1. Introduction. Animal welfare (AW) is a subject of increasing interest to society, thus the veterinary medical profession has an opportunity —and a duty— to provide leadership and the public and the international institutions that regulate the veterinary profession have high expectations that veterinarians will understand and take the lead in issues of by: 5. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; French: Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) aimed at contributing "to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, Type: United Nations specialised agency.