Olesko, Kathryn M.
Title PHYSICS AS A CALLING: Discipline and Practice in the Konigsberg Seminar for Physics
Book Condition Fine in grey linen with titles and rules stamped in black to the spine. 488 pages; appendixes; glossary of German terms; and index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, (1991).
0801422485 / 9780801422485
Seller ID 37352.00
A detailed history of the Konigsberg physical seminar and its meaning in the scientific practices of the students who attended it. The seminar director, Franz Newman, developed a scientific pedagogy wherein his students helped shape theoretical physics.
Physics. Mathematics. Science.