The Resource Doing physics : how physicists take hold of the world, Martin H. Krieger, (electronic book)

Doing physics : how physicists take hold of the world, Martin H. Krieger, (electronic book)

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Doing physics : how physicists take hold of the world
Title
Doing physics
Title remainder
how physicists take hold of the world
Statement of responsibility
Martin H. Krieger
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Doing Physics makes concepts of physics easier to grasp by relating them to everyday knowledge. Addressing some of the models and metaphors that physicists use to explain the physical world, Martin H. Krieger describes the conceptual world of physics by means of analogies to economics, anthropology, theater, carpentry, mechanisms such as clockworks, and machine tool design. The interaction of elementary particles or chemical species, for example, can be related to the theory of kinship-who can marry whom is like what can interact with what. Likewise, the description of physical situations i
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CaPaEBR
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Krieger, Martin H
Dewey number
530.092/2
Index
index present
LC call number
QC29
LC item number
.K75 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
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  • Ethnology
  • Physicists
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Science
Label
Doing physics : how physicists take hold of the world, Martin H. Krieger, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10607475
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvi, 218 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Doing physics : how physicists take hold of the world, Martin H. Krieger, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10607475
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvi, 218 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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