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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (3): 281–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
... from all three domains are found in Cubism, and relativity assimilated both vocabulary and images from newly electrified cities. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Einstein Picasso relativity painting Belle Epoque carpets wallpaper electrical lighting shadows...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2008) 38 (1): 153–161.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Matthew Stanley ©© 2008 by The Regents of the University of California Einstein: His Life and Universe , by Isaacson Walter . New York : Simon & Schuster , 2007 . xxii + 675 pp., illus., index. $32 (cloth). Einstein on Politics . Rowe David E. and Schulmann...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (suppl): 121–131.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Jeroen Van Dongen The Einstein-Rupp experiments were proposed in 1926 to study the wave versus particle nature of light. Einstein presented a theoretical analysis of these experiments to the Berlin Academy together with the results of Rupp, who claimed to have successfully carried them out. However...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (suppl): 73–120.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Jeroen Van Dongen In 1926, Emil Rupp published a number of papers on the interference properties of light emitted by canal ray sources. These articles, particularly one paper that came into being in close collaboration with Albert Einstein, drew quite some attention as they probed the wave versus...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2004) 34 (2): 311–338.
Published: 01 March 2004
...DANIAN HU ABSTRACT: Albert Einstein's unique high status in China made him an easy target of political attacks and maneuvers during the Cultural Revolution. The criticism began with a middle-school teacher's attack on general relativity and developed into organized campaigns after gaining support...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2002) 32 (2): 319–346.
Published: 01 March 2002
..., 2000 Center St., Ste. 303, Berkeley, CA 94704-1223. BRITTA SCHEIDELER* The scientist as moral authority: Albert Einstein between elitism and democracy, 1914-1933 1. AN EXCEPTIONAL DEMOCRAT AMONG SCHOLARS? THE PICTURE OF Albert Einstein in politics is that of an exceptional democrat among scholars...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1984) 14 (2): 253–316.
Published: 01 January 1984
...John Norton Copyright 1984 The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 A. Einstein and M. Grossmann, Entwurf einer verallgemeinerten Relativitatstheorie und einer Theorie der Gravita- tion (Leipzig 1913) Zeitschrift fur Mathematik und Physik, 62 (1913), 225-261 2 A...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1983) 14 (1): 1–91.
Published: 01 January 1983
...Jeffrey Crelinsten Copyright 1983 The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Ronald W. Clarke, Einstein. The life and times (New York, 1971), chaps. 8–9 Banesh Hoffmann and Helen Dukas, Albert Einstein. Creator and rebel (New York, 1972), chap. 8 Jeremy Bernstein...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1982) 12 (2): 285–323.
Published: 01 January 1982
... 10 O. W. Richardson, "A mechanical effect accompanying magnetization," Physical Review, 26(1908), 248. 11 O. W. Richardson, The electron theory of matter (Cambridge, 1914), 397. 12 Ibid., 252. 13 Max Flückiger, Albert Einstein in Bern (Bern, 1974), 172. 14 Einstein to E...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1970) 2: 41–87.
Published: 01 January 1970
...Russell Mc Cormmach Copyright 1970 Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania [Footnotes] 1 Einstein, "H. A. Lorentz, his Creative Genius and his Personality," H. A. Lorentz. Impressions of his Life and Work, ed. G. L. de Haas-Lorentz (Amster- dam, 1957), 5–9, esp. 5. 2 Ibid. 5...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1970) 2: iv–39.
Published: 01 January 1970
...Martin J. Klein Copyright 1970 Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania [Footnotes] 1 N. Bohr, "Discussion with Einstein on Epistemological Problems in Atomic Physics," in Albert Einstein: Philosopher Scientist, ed. P. A. Schilpp (Evanston, Illinois, 1949), p. 199. N. Bohr, Atomic...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2003) 33 (2): 193–215.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Seiya Abiko ©© Regents of the University of California SEIYA ABIKO* On Einstein s distrust of the electromagnetic theory: The origin of the light- velocity postulate HSPS, Volume 33, Part 2, pages 193-215. ISSN 0890-9997. ©2003 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2000) 31 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Seiya Abiko Copyright 2000 The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Albert Einstein, "Über die gegenwärtigen Krise der theoretischen Physik," Kaizo, 4 (1922), 1-8. 2 Jun Ishiwara, Einstein Kyôju kouen-roku (The record of Professor Einstein's addresses) (Tokyo, 1923...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (1): 41–104.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Roberto Lalli Between 1937 and 1953 the industrial physicist Herbert E. Ives pursued an extended research program with the aim of challenging the acceptance of relativity theories, and became the most important American opponent of Einstein during that era. As part of his anti-relativistic efforts...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1982) 12 (2): 373–392.
Published: 01 January 1982
... Ulrich C. Hallmann and Paul Ströbele, "Das Patentamt von 1877 bis 1977," ibid., 403-441. 14 No. 41828, J. A. Essberger and J. Einstein & Co., "Neuerung an elektrischen Bogenlampen," 31 Dec 1886 No. 53207, J. Einstein & Co., "Ausschaltvorrichtung für die Selbstunterbrechung bei...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1976) 7: iv–123.
Published: 01 January 1976
...Lewis Pyenson Copyright 1976 Princeton University Press [Footnotes] 1 A. Einstein, Origins of the General Theory of Relativity (Glasgow, 1933), p. 6. 2 C. Seelig, Albert Einstein. A Documentary Biography, transl. M. Savill (London, 1956), pp. 78, 86, 116. 3 "Die Physikalischen...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1970) 2: 89–125.
Published: 01 January 1970
...., Science and Culture (Boston, 1965), pp. 88–108, quotation on p. 100. 4 S. Goldberg, Early Response to Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity, 1905– 1912: A Case Study in National Differences (unpubl. Ph.D. diss., Harvard Univer- sity, 1969). 5 M. Lecat, Bibliographic de la relativite (Brussels...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (4): 453–491.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Indianara Silva; Olival Freire, Jr The history of the concept of the photon in twentieth-century physics is far from a simple story opening with Einstein’s vision of light as a collection of indivisible particles whose energy and momentum are conserved during its interaction with matter, and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 248–301.
Published: 28 May 2020
... the beginning of the twentieth century.32 Especially after 1919, when Einstein was seen as international celebrity after the 29. Enrico Predazzi, Gleb Wataghin, in La Facolta` di Scienze Matematiche Fisiche Naturali di Torino 1848 1998, ed. Clara S. Roero (Turin: Deputazione subalpina di storia pa...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 25–30.
Published: 02 April 2020
... during the Cold War. It was in the early 1980s when I first encountered theHistorical Studies in the Physical Sciences (HSPS), as a graduate student in the intellectual history of physics at the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing. My main advisor was Xu Liangying, an Einstein...