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Author Gimbel, Steven, 1968-

Title Einstein's Jewish science : physics at the intersection of politics and religion / Steven Gimbel.

Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    530 GIM    Available
Description viii, 245 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-240) and index.
Contents Introduction : Einstein's Jewish science -- Is Einstein a Jew? -- Is relativity pregnant with Jewish concepts? -- Why did a Jew formulate the theory of relativity? -- Is the theory of relativity political science or scientific politics? -- Einstein and the Jewish intelligentsia -- Einstein's liberal science? -- Conclusion : Einstein's cosmopolitan science.
Subject Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Philosophy.
Relativity (Physics) -- Philosophy.
Jewish Science.
ISBN 9781421405544 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1421405547 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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