HIS 318 - Week 4.docx - I do not think public universities should be participating in confidential research projects I believe a public university

HIS 318 - Week 4.docx - I do not think public universities...

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I do not think public universities should be participating in confidential research projects. I believe a public university should publish its research widely and openly. A confidential research project normally has a private interest at the center. A public university should not be bought by private interest, whether government or company interest. It would be like asking pharmaceutical students to do confidential research for a pharmaceutical company, it gives room for private interest to reign over public interest. While private interest sometimes benefits public interest most of the time it does not. Participate in the Discussion 1. Drawing on lectures and readings, describe what you think was the most beneficial change in engineering practice as a result of the military- industrial-university complex in the Cold War, and why (2-3 sentences). Then state what you think was the least beneficial change in engineering practice as
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