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Senate Panel Backs Social Sciences at NSF

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Science  26 May 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5777, pp. 1117
DOI: 10.1126/science.312.5777.1117b

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A U.S. senator has blunted her attack on the value of social science research, calming fears that the National Science Foundation (NSF) might be ordered to reduce its support for the discipline. (Read more.)