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Salk, Jonas 1914-1995

Overview
Works: 240 works in 341 publications in 5 languages and 13,891 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Speaker, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: QC16.S95, 128
Publication Timeline
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The survival of the wisest by Jonas Salk ( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Italian and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World population and human values : a new reality by Jonas Salk ( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man unfolding by Jonas Salk ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anatomy of reality : merging of intuition and reason by Jonas Salk ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How like an angel : biology and the nature of man by Jonas Salk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laboratory life : the social construction of scientific facts by Bruno Latour ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 65 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 scienc
Infectious molecules and human disease by Jonas Salk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Kahn silence and light by Louis I Kahn ( Visual )
in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Kahn discusses his work; other architects comment on him and his architecture, which is seen as transcending trend and style, and which focuses on light and timeless qualities
Universal Newsreels, Release 666, May 11, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 665, April 14, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 667, April 21, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 666, April 17, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 665, May 9, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 667, May 16, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wir können Uberleben : die zweite Evolution des Menschen by Jonas Salk ( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in German and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Métaphores biologiques by Jonas Salk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marching to a different drummer the life and career of Jonas Salk ( Visual )
1 edition 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
The science of hope with Jonas Salk ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonas Salk is the developer of the polio vaccine and founder of the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California. He discusses AIDS research and how the technique of "negotiating" with the AIDS virus offers a way of thinking about human beings as "part of, not apart from" nature
Qui survivra? by Jonas Salk ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genius in the shadows : a biography of Leo Szilard : the man behind the bomb by William Lanouette ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 17 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
 
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Alternative Names
Jonas Salk
Salk, Jonas Edward
Salk, Jonas Edward, 1914-
Salk, Jonas Edward, 1914-1995
Languages
English (101)
French (4)
German (3)
Italian (2)
Spanish (1)
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