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The Resource A Community of Scholars : Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study, (electronic book)

A Community of Scholars : Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study, (electronic book)

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A Community of Scholars : Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study
Title
A Community of Scholars
Title remainder
Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This beautifully illustrated anthology celebrates eighty years of history and intellectual inquiry at the Institute for Advanced Study, one of the world's leading centers for theoretical research. Featuring essays by current and former members and faculty along with photographs by Serge J-F. Levy, the book captures the spirit of curiosity, freedom, and comradeship that is a hallmark of this unique community of scholars. Founded in 1930 in Princeton, New Jersey, the institute encourages and supports fundamental research in the sciences and humanities--the original, often speculative thinking th
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
300
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2321
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Atiyah, Michael Francis
  • David, Chantal
  • Dyson, Freeman
  • Fulcher, Jane
  • Goddard, Peter
  • Kowalzig, Barbara
  • Lepenies, Wolf
  • Moravec, Paul
  • Scott, Joan Wallach
  • Weinberg, David H
  • Levy, Serge J-F
  • Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.)
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  • Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.)
  • Education, Higher
  • Education
  • Universities and colleges
Label
A Community of Scholars : Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study, (electronic book)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; A Community of Scholars; Title; Copyright; Contents; A Paradise for Scholars? Peter Goddard; The Institute for Advanced Study; Eighty Years On Michael Atiyah; Historical Times Barbara Kowalzig; Warmth amid the Cold Chantal David; Unusual Business Wolf Lepenies; Essential Exchanges Jane F. Fulcher; Looking for Leaders Freeman Dyson; Shaping Time Paul Moravec; The Interlocutors Joan Wallach Scott; Night Owls and Early Birds David H. Weinberg; Index of Photographs; Biographies
Control code
ocn763158147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691151366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613339782
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A Community of Scholars : Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; A Community of Scholars; Title; Copyright; Contents; A Paradise for Scholars? Peter Goddard; The Institute for Advanced Study; Eighty Years On Michael Atiyah; Historical Times Barbara Kowalzig; Warmth amid the Cold Chantal David; Unusual Business Wolf Lepenies; Essential Exchanges Jane F. Fulcher; Looking for Leaders Freeman Dyson; Shaping Time Paul Moravec; The Interlocutors Joan Wallach Scott; Night Owls and Early Birds David H. Weinberg; Index of Photographs; Biographies
Control code
ocn763158147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691151366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613339782
Specific material designation
remote

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