Article ID: CBB000700652

Project Vista, Caltech, and the Dilemmas of Lee DuBridge (2004)


Description On the efforts of DuBridge, William Fowler, J. Robert Oppenheimer and others in 1951 to make recommendations to the US government on how existing technologies could be used in a military engagement with the Soviet Union.

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Authors & Contributors
Rohde, Joy
Krige, John
Wolfe, Audra Jayne
Weber, Claudia
Wang, Zuoyue
Walling, Olivia Weaver
Physics in Perspective
Western Historical Quarterly
Social Studies of Science
Scientia Canadensis: Journal of the History of Canadian Science, Technology, and Medicine
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Journal of Cold War Studies
University of Texas at Austin
The MIT Press
Rutgers University Press
Johns Hopkins University Press
Hamburger Edition
Cornell University Press
Cold War
Science and war; science and the military
Science and government
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Science and politics
Oppenheimer, J. Robert
Rabi, Isidor Isaac
Pauling, Linus Carl
Kistiakowsky, George Bogdan
Wiesner, Jerome B.
Teller, Edward
Time Periods
20th century, late
20th century
20th century, early
United States
Soviet Union
South Dakota (U.S.)
California Institute of Technology
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Kellogg Radiation Laboratory
Cavendish Laboratory

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