Einstein and the Generations of Science

By: Feuer, Lewis S.

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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.

Title: Einstein and the Generations of Science

Author Name: Feuer, Lewis S.

Categories: First Editions, History, The Arts, Art, Illustrators, Biography and Autobiography, Science and Medicine, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: New York, Basic Books, Inc.: 1974

ISBN Number: 0465018718

ISBN Number 13: 9780465018710

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 631

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