The Best-Laid Schemes: A Tale of Social Research and Bureaucracy

In This Review

The Best-Laid Schemes: A Tale of Social Research and Bureaucracy

By Seymour J. Deitchman
MIT Press, 1976
483 pp. $14.95
Purchase

A personal account by a responsible participant of the fiasco which resulted from the U.S. government's efforts in the mid-1960s to sponsor social science research as an aid to the waging of counterinsurgency warfare.

More Reviews on The United States From This Issue

Browse All Capsule Reviews

Related Articles

This site uses cookies to improve your user experience. Click here to learn more.

Continue