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The Resource A chosen calling : Jews in science in the twentieth century, Noah J. Efron

A chosen calling : Jews in science in the twentieth century, Noah J. Efron

Label
A chosen calling : Jews in science in the twentieth century
Title
A chosen calling
Title remainder
Jews in science in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Noah J. Efron
Title variation
Jews in science in the twentieth century
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500.892/4009041
Index
index present
LC call number
Q180.55.S62
LC item number
E37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Medicine, science, and religion in historical context
Label
A chosen calling : Jews in science in the twentieth century, Noah J. Efron
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : a vanload of rabbis in the culture wars of Kentucky -- Introduction : "Ridiculously disproportionate"? -- "Holding high the torch of civilization" : American Jews and twentieth-century science -- "Second only to Communism" : making Soviet Jews and Soviet science -- "Making a land of experiments" : science and technology in Zionist imagination and enterprise -- Conclusion : when all worlds were new worlds
Control code
ocn858778267
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 149 pages
Isbn
9781421413815
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013036532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)858778267
Label
A chosen calling : Jews in science in the twentieth century, Noah J. Efron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : a vanload of rabbis in the culture wars of Kentucky -- Introduction : "Ridiculously disproportionate"? -- "Holding high the torch of civilization" : American Jews and twentieth-century science -- "Second only to Communism" : making Soviet Jews and Soviet science -- "Making a land of experiments" : science and technology in Zionist imagination and enterprise -- Conclusion : when all worlds were new worlds
Control code
ocn858778267
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 149 pages
Isbn
9781421413815
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013036532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)858778267

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