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Charles F. Kettering Foundation

Works: 387 works in 553 publications in 1 language and 5,794 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Roles: Other, Publisher
Classifications: HM261, 303.38
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Polling on the issues : a report from the Kettering Foundation( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polls apart : a report from the Kettering Foundation by John P Robinson( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regulatory mechanisms for protein synthesis in mammalian cells; third Kettering symposium by Anthony Gordan San Pietro( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward the recovery of wholeness : knowledge, education, and human values( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight-imagination : the emancipation of thought and the modern world by Douglas Sloan( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combining service and learning : a resource book for community and public service by Jane C Kendall( Book )

in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Professional as educator by Columbia University( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

--And justice for all : ensuring public trust and confidence in the justice system( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizens and politics : a view from Main Street America( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reaching a verdict : what do we want for the American jury system? by Patty Dineen( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Higher education exchange( )

in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crop productivity - research imperatives : an international conference sponsored by Michigan State University, Agricultural Experiment Station and the Charles F. Kettering Foundation, with the support of the National Science Foundation (RANN), the Energy Research and Development Administration, the United States Department of Agriculture and the United States Agency of International Development, October 20-24, 1975 by A. W. A Brown( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction of keynote speaker. World productivity: challenges to science. Rice responds to science. Agricultural productivity and world nutrition. Shooting at a moving target. Nitrogen input. Carbon input. Water, soil and mineral input. Plant protection from pests. Environmental stress. Plant development processes
Higher education exchange by David W Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume begins with an essay by Noelle McAfee, a contributor who is familiar to readers of Higher Education Exchange (hex). She reiterates Mathews' argument regarding the disconnect between higher education's sense of engagement and the public's sense of engagement, and suggests a way around the epistemological conundrum of "knowledge produced "for" a public rather than "by" a public." Her solution may rouse many arguments, but it is intriguing, nonetheless. An interview with Matt Leighninger, executive director of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium, follows. He talks with hex coeditor David Brown about the need for professionals of all stripes to value community. He suggests, "We need certain aspects of professionalization ... But we need to retain some anti-professional qualities as well." The Consortium has just launched the Democracy Helpline, an online resource that showcases democratic governance stories with a community focus. There is a deep reciprocity between the community and professionals, he asserts, and both have expertise that is needed. In the next article, Matt McKinney shares the work of the University of Montana's Public Policy Research Institute (ppri) The institute, he writes, "helps citizens and officials build livable communities, vibrant economies, and healthy landscapes through inclusive, informed, and deliberative public processes." The institute offers a graduate-level natural resource and conflict resolution certificate program; conducts applied research on natural resource and environmental policy; and of most interest to the readers of this journal, facilitates convenings of citizens and officials struggling with tough natural resource and environmental issues. His chart of "a Tale of Two Cultures" suggests both academic and policy epistemologies at play, with neither being citizen-centered. Bridging this divide remains the work of the ppri. The piece that follows is an interview by David Brown with Deborah Wadsworth, a trustee of Bennington College. Wadsworth shares her "500-yard" view of trusteeship and its meaning for liberal arts institutions. According to Wadsworth, too many liberal arts colleges "have fallen prey to society's focus on individual achievement and personal gain at the expense of the common good." As a Bennington trustee, she has taken an active part in the college's effort to reorient its liberal education "so the public good, rather than self-interest, becomes a primary objective." The final essay, by Denise Dowling at the University of Montana, looks at the ever-evolving role of higher education through the prism of journalism. She suggests journalism is a discipline that "requires the public" and asks how the university can relate to the different knowledge a community brings to the examination of an issue. The story of her students and the Footbridge Forums is one of initial failure, yet ultimate success, as together both teachers and students struggle to connect their learning to the assets of the community. David Mathews, in his Afterword, offers his take on what this volume of essays and articles means for higher education. Always provocative, and never pedestrian, he shares his prescription for a renewed relationship between higher education and the public
Criminal violence : what direction now for the war on crime? by Keith Melville( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kettering review by Charles F. Kettering Foundation( )

in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... a journal of ideas and activities dedicated to improving the quality of public life in the American democracy. Each issue addresses a single theme, including the changing roles of the citizen, the press, public leadership, and public opinion. Contributors include a diverse group of American and international educators, historians, philosophers, and social and political scientists."
The citizen poor of the 1960's : an examination into a social experiment by Milton Viorst( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remedies for racial inequality : why progress has stalled, what should be done( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cable communications in the Dayton Miami Valley : summary report by Leland L Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report summarizes a ten-part study of prospects for cable television (CATV) in the 13 communities that make up the metropolitan area of Dayton, Ohio. The report, written in non-technical language, deals with the economics and technology of CATV, the range of new services that might be provided via CATV, and questions of franchising and ownership of CATV systems. On the basis of these considerations and a ten-year financial projection, the report recommends construction of an interconnected network of six cable systems. The basic system consists of a dual cable plant providing about 40 video channels from the headend to subscriber locations, plus two or three video channels in the reverse direction to permit remote program originations and to provide capacity to handle facsimile mail, data storage and retrieval, viewer interrogation and response, and other services that may be perfected within 5-10 years. For the large number of "general" viewers the report recommends access to ten channels on each of the two cables. For "special interest" viewers another 20 channels would be provided via set-top converters. (MG/Author)
Changing images of man by Center for the Study of Social Policy (SRI International)( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids who commit crimes : what should be done about juvenile violence? by Keith Melville( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Insight-imagination : the emancipation of thought and the modern world
Criminal violence : what direction now for the war on crime?
Alternative Names
Charles F. Kettering Foundation.

Fondation Charles F. Kettering

Kettering (Charles F.) Foundation

Kettering Foundation

Kettering Foundation American non-partisan research foundation

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