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Einstein and the Generations of Science by  Lewis S Feuer - First Edition. - 1974 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 631)

Einstein and the Generations of Science

Einstein and the Generations of Science by  Lewis S Feuer - First Edition. - 1974 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 631)

Einstein and the Generations of Science

by Feuer, Lewis S

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ISBN 10
0465018718
ISBN 13
9780465018710
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New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1974. 8vo. ix. 374 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover in Very Good jacket. Brown cloth, blue lettering to spine and matching color to top of text block. Dust jacket has light rubbing to corners of spine, in protective cover. Black and white photographs. Contents include: The Social Roots of Einstein's Theory of Relativity, Social, Generational, and Philosopical Sources of Quantum Theory, Generational Movements and 'Scientific Revolutions', Conflict of Scientific Schools, Index. "In this absorbing intellectual history we come to know Einstein, Bohr, Heisenberg, de Broglie, and many others not as formidable theoreticians, but as men of high imaginative powers-influenced by and influencing the social worlds in which they lived." It is Dr. Feur's thesis that intergenerational conflict plays a key role in scientific creativity. ISBN 0465018718. #631.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Ravenroost Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
631
Title
Einstein and the Generations of Science
Author
Feuer, Lewis S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0465018718
ISBN 13
9780465018710
Publisher
Basic Books, Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1974
Keywords
Einstein and the Generations of Science, Lewis S Feuer, Einstein, biography, science, history of science, Quantum Theory, Physics, Feuer, Bohr, Heisenberg, De Broglie
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COMPLETE CATALOG; Biography and Autobiography; History, The Arts, Art, Illustrators; Science and Medicine; First Editions, Collectible;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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