Specialist Communities: People and Cultures in China’s Defense Science and Technology System
This brief examines communities of professional experts in defense science and technology (S&T) and their role in policy. After introducing the concept of ‘specialist community,’ this brief discusses the existence and significance of specialist communities in China’s defense S&T system. Illustrations of the concept with examples from the aeronautic and space sectors follow. The final part of this brief discusses the impact of specialist communities on policy in China.
Krolikowski, A. (2015). Specialist Communities: People and Cultures in China’s Defense Science and Technology System. SITC Research Briefs, 11 University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation.
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01 Jan 2015