The Resource Exploring Greenland : Cold War science and technology on ice, Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, Matthias Heymann, editors

Exploring Greenland : Cold War science and technology on ice, Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, Matthias Heymann, editors

Label
Exploring Greenland : Cold War science and technology on ice
Title
Exploring Greenland
Title remainder
Cold War science and technology on ice
Statement of responsibility
Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, Matthias Heymann, editors
Contributor
Editor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G760
LC item number
.E97 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doel, Ronald Edmund
  • Harper, Kristine
  • Heymann, Matthias
  • ProQuest
Series statement
Palgrave studies in the history of science and technology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greenland
  • Geophysics
  • Scientists
  • Scientists
  • Cold War
  • United States
  • Denmark
  • Greenland
  • Denmark
  • United States
Label
Exploring Greenland : Cold War science and technology on ice, Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, Matthias Heymann, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-287) 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
Contributors -- Map of Greenland -- Polar projection map -- Greenland and the world: timeline -- List of figures. Introduction: exploring Greenland's secrets: science, technology, diplomacy, and Cold War planning in global contexts / Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, and Matthias Heymann. Part 1 Arctic challenges in the Cold War : Defending the North American continent: why they physical environmental sciences mattered in Cold War Greenland / Ronald E. Doel -- Small state preoccupations: science and technology in the pursuit of modernization, security, and sovereignty in Greenland / Kristian H. Nielsen. Part 2 Controlling hostile environments: geophysical research in Greenland : In search of control: Arctic weather stations in the early Cold War / Matthias Heymann -- Security and the nation: glaciology in early Cold War Greenland / Janet Martin-Nielsen -- Uncommon grounds: Daniel and American perspectives on Greenland's geology (1946-1960) / Christopher Jacob Ries -- Battling the Aurora Borealis: the transnational coproduction of ionospheric research in early Cold War Greenland / Henrik Knudsen -- Danish seismic research in relation to American nuclear detection efforts / Anne Lif Lund Jacobsen. Part 3 Entanglement and transformation: diplomacy and politics of science in Greenland : Camp century: Cold War city under the ice / Henry Nielsen and Kristian H. Nielsen -- Cold War Greenland as a space for international scientific collaboration / Henrik Knudsen -- Cold atoms: the hunt for uranium in Greenland in the late Cold War and beyond / Henry Nielsen and Henrik Knudsen. Bibliography -- Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137596888
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
13069916
System control number
(NhCcYBP)13069916
Label
Exploring Greenland : Cold War science and technology on ice, Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, Matthias Heymann, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-287) 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
Contributors -- Map of Greenland -- Polar projection map -- Greenland and the world: timeline -- List of figures. Introduction: exploring Greenland's secrets: science, technology, diplomacy, and Cold War planning in global contexts / Ronald E. Doel, Kristine C. Harper, and Matthias Heymann. Part 1 Arctic challenges in the Cold War : Defending the North American continent: why they physical environmental sciences mattered in Cold War Greenland / Ronald E. Doel -- Small state preoccupations: science and technology in the pursuit of modernization, security, and sovereignty in Greenland / Kristian H. Nielsen. Part 2 Controlling hostile environments: geophysical research in Greenland : In search of control: Arctic weather stations in the early Cold War / Matthias Heymann -- Security and the nation: glaciology in early Cold War Greenland / Janet Martin-Nielsen -- Uncommon grounds: Daniel and American perspectives on Greenland's geology (1946-1960) / Christopher Jacob Ries -- Battling the Aurora Borealis: the transnational coproduction of ionospheric research in early Cold War Greenland / Henrik Knudsen -- Danish seismic research in relation to American nuclear detection efforts / Anne Lif Lund Jacobsen. Part 3 Entanglement and transformation: diplomacy and politics of science in Greenland : Camp century: Cold War city under the ice / Henry Nielsen and Kristian H. Nielsen -- Cold War Greenland as a space for international scientific collaboration / Henrik Knudsen -- Cold atoms: the hunt for uranium in Greenland in the late Cold War and beyond / Henry Nielsen and Henrik Knudsen. Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137596888
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
13069916
System control number
(NhCcYBP)13069916

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