Citizen Scientist: Collected Essays of Frank Von Hippel (Masters of Modern Physics)

Citizen Scientist: Collected Essays of Frank Von Hippel (Masters of Modern Physics)

by Frank Von Hippel (Author)

Synopsis

Blurb & Contents Frank von Hippel has been at the forefront of those scientists grappling with the troubled legacy of our Nuclear Age. Von Hippel offers insights about the choices we must make and how science can help us to make them. Topics include nuclear power, atomic weapons, disarmament, energy and the future of automobiles. The scientist's role in public life and the importance of making trouble is emphasized. Of interest to physicists, particularly those working in nuclear physics, policy makers, environmentalists and those concerned with nuclear disarmament and the role of science in society.

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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 308
Edition: illustrated edition
Publisher: American Institute of Physics
Published: Apr 1993

ISBN 10: 0883187094
ISBN 13: 9780883187098