The Roots of General Relativity: Science and Society, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Roots of General Relativity

Science and Society, 1st Edition

Edited by Peter Galison, Michael Gordin, David Kaiser


328 pages

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Hardback: 9780415937160
pub: 2001-10-26
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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

About the Editors

Peter Galison is Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University and a premier authority in the field. In 1997, he was named a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellow; in 1999, he was a winner of the Max Planck Prize given by the Max Planck Gesellschaft and Humboldt Stiftung. His is author of numerous works, including, most recently, Picturing Science, Producing Art (Routledge, 1998) and The Architecture of Science (MIT, 1999). Michael Gordin and David Kaiser are both at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
SCIENCE / Reference