Book ID: CBB001450601

Drive and Curiosity: What Fuels the Passion for Science (2011)


Hargittai, István (Author)

Prometheus Books

Publication Date: 2011
Physical Details: 338 pp.; ill.
Language: English

ncovers a singular personality characteristic, motivational factor, or circumstance that, in addition to their extraordinary drive and curiosity, led fifteen eminent scientists to achieve some of the most notable discoveries of the twentieth century

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Borg, George
Joseph Seckbach
Science and Education
Perspectives on Science
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British Journal for the History of Science
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Edizioni Anicia
Yale University Press
World Scientific
University of Chicago Press
The College of William and Mary
Science and society
Discovery in science
Science education and teaching
Public understanding of science
Science and religion
Ingalls, Albert G.
Stong, Clair L
Smith, David Eugene
Newton, Isaac
Luther, Martin
Linnaeus, Carolus
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
Early modern
21st century
20th century, late
Pacific Rim
United States
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)

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