Einstein, History, And Other Passions by Gerald Holton

Full Title: Einstein, History, And Other Passions: The Rebellion Against Science At The End Of The Twentieth Century
Author/Editor(s): Gerald James Holton
ISBN: 0674004337, 9780674004337
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Published Place: Cambridge, Mass.
Published/Copyright Year: 2000
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 23 cm
LCCN: 95050608
Edition: 1st Harvard University Press paperback Edition [View All Editions]
Number of pages: 240 (xii, 240 pages, 4 pages of plates)
Categories:
Einstein, Albert, > 1879-1955 > Knowledge > Science
Science > Miscellanea
Science > Study And Teaching
Science > Social Aspects > History


Content:
pt. 1. : What place for science at the "end of the modern era" ; The public image of science ; "Doing one's damnedest" : the evolution of trust in scientific findings ; Imagination in science ; Understanding the history of science
pt. 2. Einstein's influence on the culture of our time ; Einstein and the goal of science ; Of physics, love, and other passions : the letters of Albert and Mileva ; "What, precisely, is thinking" : Einstein's answer.

Notes:
Originally published: Woodbury, NY : AIP Press, c1995.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-224) and index.

ISBNPlus ID: HVD.V11.534151-2-3554161
Other ID: GBA0-75383(NBN)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: Q173 .H7343 2000
Released Date: 20081031

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APA Style:
Holton, G.J. (2000). Einstein, History, And Other Passions: The Rebellion Against Science At The End Of The Twentieth Century. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

MLA Style:
Holton, Gerald James. Einstein, History, And Other Passions: The Rebellion Against Science At The End Of The Twentieth Century. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2000. Print.

Chicago Style:
Holton, Gerald James. Einstein, History, And Other Passions: The Rebellion Against Science At The End Of The Twentieth Century. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2000.