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Author Gimbel, Steven, 1968-
Title Einstein's Jewish science : physics at the intersection of politics and religion / Steven Gimbel.
Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
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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? -- Did relativity influence the Jewish intelligentsia? -- Einstein's liberal science? -- Conclusion : Einstein's cosmopolitan science.
Subject Relativity (Physics) -- Philosophy.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Philosophy.
Jewish scientists.
Added Title Physics at the intersection of politics and religion
ISBN 9781421405544 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1421405547 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9781421405759 (electronic)
142140575X (electronic)