Book ID: CBB000650195

Jerry Wiesner: Scientist, Statesman, Humanist: Memories and Memoirs (2004)

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Rosenblith, Walter A. (Editor)


MIT Press


Publication Date: 2004
Physical Details: xxiv + 612 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Wiesner was the science advisor to President Kennedy.


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Review Williams, Rosalind (2006) Review of "Jerry Wiesner: Scientist, Statesman, Humanist: Memories and Memoirs". British Journal for the History of Science (p. 312). unapi

Review Needell, Allan A. (2005) Review of "Jerry Wiesner: Scientist, Statesman, Humanist: Memories and Memoirs". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences. unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Bederson, Benjamin
Zabrodin, A. V.
Slaton, A. E.
Lazarus, Barbara
Gros, François
Leslie, Stuart W.
Journals
Physics in Perspective
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Science in Context
História, Ciências, Saúde---Manguinhos
Publishers
Nauka
Odile Jacob
Elsevier
Louisiana State University Press
University of Texas at Austin
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
Concepts
Memoirs
Biographies
Science and government
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Science and politics
Physics
People
Bederson, Benjamin
Keldysh, Mstislav Vsevolodovich
Gros, François
Schwinger, Julian Seymour
Vavilov, Nikolai Ivanovich
Morrison, Phillip
Places
United States
Japan
Russia
France
India
Iran
Times
20th century, late
20th century
19th century
21st century
18th century
Institutions
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (U.S.)
Carnegie Institute of Technology
Princeton University
University of California, Santa Cruz
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