The Resource Does science need a global language? : English and the future of research, Scott L. Montgomery ; with a foreword by David Crystal, (electronic resource)

Does science need a global language? : English and the future of research, Scott L. Montgomery ; with a foreword by David Crystal, (electronic resource)

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Does science need a global language? : English and the future of research
Title
Does science need a global language?
Title remainder
English and the future of research
Statement of responsibility
Scott L. Montgomery ; with a foreword by David Crystal
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In early 2012, the global scientific community erupted with news that the elusive Higgs boson had likely been found, providing potent validation for the Standard Model of how the universe works. Scientists from more than one hundred countries contributed to this discovery-proving, beyond any doubt, that a new era in science had arrived, an era of multinationalism and cooperative reach. Globalization, the Internet, and digital technology all play a role in making this new era possible, but something more fundamental is also at work. In all scientific endeavors lies the ancient drive for sharing
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Montgomery, Scott L
Index
index present
LC call number
Q226
LC item number
.M658 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
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  • ebrary
  • Crystal, David
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  • Science
  • English language
  • SCIENCE
  • English language
  • Science
Label
Does science need a global language? : English and the future of research, Scott L. Montgomery ; with a foreword by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Machine generated contents note: 1.A New Era -- 2.Global English -- Realities, Geopolitics, Issues -- 3.English and Science -- The Current Landscape -- 4.Impacts -- A Discussion of Limitations and Issues for a Global Language -- 5.Past and Future -- What Do Former Lingua Francas of Science Tell Us? -- 6.Does Science Need a Global Language?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226010045
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)842208257
  • (OCoLC)ocn842208257
Label
Does science need a global language? : English and the future of research, Scott L. Montgomery ; with a foreword by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Machine generated contents note: 1.A New Era -- 2.Global English -- Realities, Geopolitics, Issues -- 3.English and Science -- The Current Landscape -- 4.Impacts -- A Discussion of Limitations and Issues for a Global Language -- 5.Past and Future -- What Do Former Lingua Francas of Science Tell Us? -- 6.Does Science Need a Global Language?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226010045
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)842208257
  • (OCoLC)ocn842208257

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