Swann ( 1988, pp. 170-81) also argues that research links between U.S. universities and the pharmaceuticals industry weakened significantly in the immediate aftermath of World War II, in part as a result of vastly increased federal research funding for academic research in the health sciences.
mental research in order to provide more knowledge to serve as a basis for applied research." (P. 355)
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