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Salk, Jonas 1914-1995

Overview
Works: 273 works in 458 publications in 5 languages and 17,152 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Internet videos  Television news programs  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Editor, Author of introduction, wpr
Classifications: QC16.S95, 128
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Most widely held works by Jonas Salk
The survival of the wisest by Jonas Salk( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man unfolding by Jonas Salk( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salk suggests how ways of thinking that make use of the extensive biological knowledge at the molecular, cellular, and organismic levels we have acquired during recent decades can be extended and applied to some of the vital social, psychological and ethical problems we face
World population and human values : a new reality by Jonas Salk( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of reality : merging of intuition and reason by Jonas Salk( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Kahn : silence and light by Louis I Kahn( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the participation of William Jordy, Jonas Salk, Aldo Rossi, Arata Isozaki, Tadao Ando, Robert Venturi, Denise Scott-Brown, Brendan Gill, and others. Narration by Kenneth Frampton. As an architect, educator, and philosopher, Louis Kahn played a prominent role in the history of 20th century architecture. An examination of six of his most significant buildings gives insight to his unique vision: The Salk Institute in La Jolla; the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth; the Center for British Art in New Haven; the library at Philips Exeter Academy in Exeter, New Hampshire; the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad and the Parliament Buildings of Bangladesh in Dhaka. The visits to the sites are enhanced with historic footage and sound recordings of Kahn
Universal Newsreels, Release 666, May 11, 1938( Visual )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 665, May 9, 1938( Visual )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 667, May 16, 1938( Visual )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 665, April 14, 1955( Visual )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 667, April 21, 1955( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 666, April 17, 1955( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How like an angel : biology and the nature of man by Jonas Salk( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laboratory life : the construction of scientific facts by Bruno Latour( )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This highly original work presents laboratory science in a deliberately skeptical way: as an anthropological approach to the culture of the scientist. Drawing on recent work in literary criticism, the authors study how the social world of the laboratory produces papers and other "texts,"' and how the scientific vision of reality becomes that set of statements considered, for the time being, too expensive to change. The book is based on field work done by Bruno Latour in Roger Guillemin's laboratory at the Salk Institute and provides an important link between the sociology of modern sciences and laboratory studies in the history of science
Infectious molecules and human disease by Jonas Salk( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Dr. Jonas Salk, inventor of the polio vaccine
Genius in the shadows : a biography of Leo Szilard : the man behind the bomb by William Lanouette( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man known in scientific circles as the "father of the atom bomb", one who first developed the idea of obtaining energy from nuclear chain reactions and co-designed the first nuclear reactor
Laboratory life : the social construction of scientific facts by Bruno Latour( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new reality : human evolution for a sustainable future by Jonas Salk( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A new reality: human evolution for a sustainable future provides a startling, fresh new message of understanding, perspective and hope for today's tense, rapid-fire, kaleidoscopically changing world. Drawn from the writings of visionary scientist Jonas Salk, who developed the polio vaccine, and extended and developed by his son Jonathan, the message of A New Reality explodes from the past, and sheds light on tensions that besiege us, and the currents of discord that are raging as these words are written. More importantly, it indicates a way forward out of our current situation. ..." --Publisher description
Marching to a different drummer : the life and career of Jonas Salk( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jonas Salk describes how he overcame many obstacles in his quest to discover a polio vaccine. He also discusses the establishment of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and his current research on an AIDS vaccine
American thought by Jonas Salk( Recording )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonas Salk, the discoverer of the Salk polio vaccine, sees America as moving into a closed system, with limited supplies of food, energy, etc. rather than the open one it had been accustomed to. This, he says, calls for new values and a new orientation, with greater emphasis on interdependence and sharing of resources
 
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Alternative Names
Conas Solk

Džonas Salk

Džonass Solks amerikāņu virusologs, atklāja un izstrādāja pirmo veiksmīgo vakcīnu pret poliomielītu

Ioannes Salk

Jonas Edward Salk

Jonas Salk

Jonas Salk ahli biologi asal Amerika Serikat

Jonas Salk Amerikaans arts (1914-1995)

Jonas Salk biologiste américain et inventeur du premier vaccin contre la poliomyélite

Jonas Salk inventor da vacUna contra a poliomielite

Jonas Salk Inventor of polio vaccine

Jonas Salk investigador estadounidense

Jonas Salk medico e scienziato statunitense

Jonas Salk US-amerikanischer Arzt und Immunologe

Jonas Salk wirolog amerykański

Jonas Salk yhdysvaltalainen lääkäri ja tutkija

Salk, Jonas 1914-1995

Salk, Jonas Edward

Salk, Jonas Edward 1914-

Salk, Jonas Edward 1914-1995

Τζόνας Σολκ

Джонас Солк

Джонас Солк американський медичний дослідник та вірусолог

Солк, Джонас американский вирусолог

Џонас Салк

יונה אדוארד סאלק

יונה סאלק אמעריקאנער ייד, ערפינדער פון וואקצין קעגן קינדער־פאראליז

סאלק, יונה 1914-1995

סלק, יונה 1914-1995

جوناس سالک

جوناس سولك

جونس سالک

يوناس سولك

जोनास् एड्वर्ड् साक्

जोनास सॉल्क

জোনাস এডওয়ার্ড সক

জোনাস এডওয়ার্ড সল্ক

ਜੋਨਾਸ ਸਾਲਕ

யோனாசு சால்க்

జోనస్ సాల్క్

ജോനസ് സാൽക്

ජෝනස් සෝක්

โจนัส ซอล์ก

조너스 소크

ジョナス・ソーク

乔纳斯·索尔克

Languages
English (159)

French (6)

German (4)

Chinese (4)

Spanish (4)