Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker: Pioneer of Physics, by Ulrich Bartosch PDF

By Ulrich Bartosch

ISBN-10: 3319134450

ISBN-13: 9783319134451

This publication bargains a suite of texts via Carl Friedrich von Weizsaecker (1912-2007), an enormous German common scientist who used to be a pioneer in physics, philosophy, faith, politics and peace learn. He begun as an assistant to the physicist, Werner Heisenberg, held professorships in theoretical physics (Strasbourg), physics (Goettingen) and philosophy (Hamburg) and used to be a co-director (with Juergen Habermas) of a Max Planck Institute for study into dwelling stipulations in a global of technological know-how and expertise in Starnberg. This exact anthology spans the extensive scope of his cutting edge pondering together with his philosophical self-reflections, on peace, nuclear process, defense and protective safeguard, on nuclear power, at the stipulations of freedom, on his event of faith, together with poetry from his early adolescence. so much texts seem in English for the 1st time and are chosen to be used in seminars on physics, philosophy, faith, politics and peace research.

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