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Publication Citation: Thoughts on Higher Education and Scientific Research

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Author(s): Jeffrey M. Voas; George Hurlburt; Keith Miller; Bret Michael;
Title: Thoughts on Higher Education and Scientific Research
Published: December 13, 2010
Abstract: The paper traces the relationship of tipping points to non-linear phenomena as a point of departure to examine the negative effects of purely linear thinking on society. With this backdrop, we then examine the reductionist state of academia and prescribe requisite improvements.
Citation: IEEE IT Professional
Volume: 43
Issue: 12
Pages: pp. 90 - 92
Keywords: tipping point, solutions, problems, academic research
Research Areas: Cybersecurity, Information Delivery Systems, NIST General, Information Technology
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