Article ID: CBB000050341

Roots of dissent: The Chicago Met Lab and the origins of the Franck Report (1995)


Description On the efforts of a small group of scientists at the University of Chicago's Metallurgical Laboratory to prevent the use of nuclear weapons on Japan.

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Authors & Contributors
Fine, Gary Alan
Bulmer, Martin
Kingsland, Sharon E.
Platt, Jennifer
Deegan, Mary Jo
Miller, R. B.
Minerva: A Review of Science, Learning and Policy
Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences
Kroeber Anthropological Society Papers
American Journal of Physics
Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
University of Chicago Press
Verlag für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und der Technik
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Research institutes; research stations
Social sciences
Nuclear power; atomic energy
Franck, James
Herrick, Charles Judson
Starr, Frederick
McLean, Franklin Chambers
Park, Robert Ezra
Struve, Otto
Time Periods
20th century
North America: United States; Canada
United States
University of Chicago
Society for Social Research
American Sociological Association

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