The Resource The Nature of scientific discovery: : a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus., Edited by Owen Gingerich

The Nature of scientific discovery: : a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus., Edited by Owen Gingerich

Label
The Nature of scientific discovery: : a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus.
Title
The Nature of scientific discovery:
Title remainder
a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Owen Gingerich
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.C8
LC item number
N37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QB 36.C8
NLM item number
N285 1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • Copernicus Society of America
  • Gingerich, Owen
Series statement
Smithsonian international symposia series
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Copernic, Nicolas
  • Kopernikus, Nikolaus
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus <1473-1543> - Congrès
  • Kopernikus, Nikolaus
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • Astronomie
  • Sciences
  • Découvertes scientifiques
  • Sciences
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Geschichte
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Physik
  • Philosophie
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • Astronomie - Congrès
  • Sciences - Congrès
  • Geschichte
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Philosophie
  • Physik
Label
The Nature of scientific discovery: : a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus., Edited by Owen Gingerich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The fifth international symposium of the Smithsonian Institution organized jointly with the National Academy of Sciences in cooperation with the Copernicus Society of America."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 23-26
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Festival -- Introduction to the Festival / Owen Gingerich -- Opening Ceremonies -- Introduction / Philip Handler -- Responses / S. Dillon Ripley, E.J. Piszek, and Janusz Groszkowski -- The Eames Show: The Age of Copernicus -- Ceremonies at the Symposium Dinner -- Baskin's Portrait of Copernicus / S. Dillon Ripley -- A Copernican Appreciation and Toast / Janusz Groszkowski -- Latent and Manifest messages of Ceremony / Wilton S. Dillon -- II. The Symposium -- Contributors to the Symposium -- The First Day: Monday, 23 April 1973 -- Opening Remarks / Janusz Groszkowski -- Introduction: The Nature of Scientific Discovery in the Sixteenth Century / A. Rupert Hall -- Science and Society in the Age of Copernicus / Owesi Temkin -- Reformation and Revolution: Copernicus' Discovery in an Era of Change / Heiko A. Oberman -- Copernicus as a Humanist / Jacob Bronowski -- The Second Day: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Introduction: The End of the Copernican Era? / Stephan Toulmin -- Mainsprings of Scientific Discovery / Gerald Holton -- Tradition in Science / Werner Heisenberg -- The Third Day: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- Introduction: Does Science Have A Future? / Owen Gingerich -- Quasars and the Universe / Maarten Schmidt -- The Universe as Home for Man / John Archibald Wheeler -- III. Introduction to the Collegia / Owen Gingerich -- Osiander's Introduction to De Revolutionibus -- Colleguim I: Science and Society in the Sixteenth Century -- Lists of Participants -- Session I: Monday, 23 April 1973 -- The Spirit of Innovation in the Sixteenth Century / Marie Boas Hall -- Discussion of M.B. Hall's Paper -- Venice, Science, and the Index of Prohibited Books / Paul F. Grendler -- Discussion of P.F. Grendler's Paper -- Session II: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- The Wittenberg Interpretation of the Copernican Theory / Robert S. Westman -- Discussion: The Reception of Heliocentrism in the Sixteenth Century -- Collegium II: The Interplay of Literature, Art, and Science -- List of Participants -- Background Paper: The Interplay of Literature, Art, and Science in the Time of Copernicus / John U. Nef -- Session I: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Discussion: Parallels and Contrasts of Science and Art -- Session II: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- Discussion: Discovery in Art and Science -- Discussion: Ramifications of the Word "Revolutions" -- Collegium III: Science, Philosophy, and Religion in Historical Perspective -- Lists of Participants -- Session I: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Discussion: Claims to Truth of Faith and Science -- Session II: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- The Structure of Academic Revolutions / Langdon Gilkey -- Discussion: The Nature of Scientific Knowledge -- Discussion with Professor Heisenberg -- Session III: Thursday, 26 April 1973 -- Discussion on "The Universe as Home for Man" -- Discussion: Science and the Foundation of Ethics -- Discussion: Are There Ethical Limits to Scientific Discovery?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780874741483
Lccn
74018374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01046903
  • (OCoLC)ocm01046903
Label
The Nature of scientific discovery: : a symposium commemorating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus., Edited by Owen Gingerich
Publication
Note
"The fifth international symposium of the Smithsonian Institution organized jointly with the National Academy of Sciences in cooperation with the Copernicus Society of America."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 23-26
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Festival -- Introduction to the Festival / Owen Gingerich -- Opening Ceremonies -- Introduction / Philip Handler -- Responses / S. Dillon Ripley, E.J. Piszek, and Janusz Groszkowski -- The Eames Show: The Age of Copernicus -- Ceremonies at the Symposium Dinner -- Baskin's Portrait of Copernicus / S. Dillon Ripley -- A Copernican Appreciation and Toast / Janusz Groszkowski -- Latent and Manifest messages of Ceremony / Wilton S. Dillon -- II. The Symposium -- Contributors to the Symposium -- The First Day: Monday, 23 April 1973 -- Opening Remarks / Janusz Groszkowski -- Introduction: The Nature of Scientific Discovery in the Sixteenth Century / A. Rupert Hall -- Science and Society in the Age of Copernicus / Owesi Temkin -- Reformation and Revolution: Copernicus' Discovery in an Era of Change / Heiko A. Oberman -- Copernicus as a Humanist / Jacob Bronowski -- The Second Day: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Introduction: The End of the Copernican Era? / Stephan Toulmin -- Mainsprings of Scientific Discovery / Gerald Holton -- Tradition in Science / Werner Heisenberg -- The Third Day: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- Introduction: Does Science Have A Future? / Owen Gingerich -- Quasars and the Universe / Maarten Schmidt -- The Universe as Home for Man / John Archibald Wheeler -- III. Introduction to the Collegia / Owen Gingerich -- Osiander's Introduction to De Revolutionibus -- Colleguim I: Science and Society in the Sixteenth Century -- Lists of Participants -- Session I: Monday, 23 April 1973 -- The Spirit of Innovation in the Sixteenth Century / Marie Boas Hall -- Discussion of M.B. Hall's Paper -- Venice, Science, and the Index of Prohibited Books / Paul F. Grendler -- Discussion of P.F. Grendler's Paper -- Session II: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- The Wittenberg Interpretation of the Copernican Theory / Robert S. Westman -- Discussion: The Reception of Heliocentrism in the Sixteenth Century -- Collegium II: The Interplay of Literature, Art, and Science -- List of Participants -- Background Paper: The Interplay of Literature, Art, and Science in the Time of Copernicus / John U. Nef -- Session I: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Discussion: Parallels and Contrasts of Science and Art -- Session II: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- Discussion: Discovery in Art and Science -- Discussion: Ramifications of the Word "Revolutions" -- Collegium III: Science, Philosophy, and Religion in Historical Perspective -- Lists of Participants -- Session I: Tuesday, 24 April 1973 -- Discussion: Claims to Truth of Faith and Science -- Session II: Wednesday, 25 April 1973 -- The Structure of Academic Revolutions / Langdon Gilkey -- Discussion: The Nature of Scientific Knowledge -- Discussion with Professor Heisenberg -- Session III: Thursday, 26 April 1973 -- Discussion on "The Universe as Home for Man" -- Discussion: Science and the Foundation of Ethics -- Discussion: Are There Ethical Limits to Scientific Discovery?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780874741483
Lccn
74018374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01046903
  • (OCoLC)ocm01046903

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