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Salk, Jonas 1914-1995

Overview
Works: 245 works in 351 publications in 4 languages and 13,992 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Speaker, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: QC16.S95, 128
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The survival of the wisest by Jonas Salk ( Book )
6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World population and human values : a new reality by Jonas Salk ( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man unfolding by Jonas Salk ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 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
Anatomy of reality : merging of intuition and reason by Jonas Salk ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 701 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infectious molecules and human disease by Jonas Salk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laboratory life : the construction of scientific facts by Bruno Latour ( )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 43 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
Universal Newsreels, Release 667, May 16, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 667, April 21, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 665, April 14, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 666, May 11, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 665, May 9, 1938 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universal Newsreels, Release 666, April 17, 1955 ( Visual )
and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Kahn silence and light by Louis I Kahn ( Visual )
in English and held by 34 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
Laboratory life : the social construction of scientific facts by Bruno Latour ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Métaphores biologiques by Jonas Salk ( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wir können Uberleben : die zweite Evolution des Menschen by Jonas Salk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in German and held by 27 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 26 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
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
Qui survivra? by Jonas Salk ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jonas Salk
Salk, Jonas 1914-1995
Salk, Jonas Edward
Salk, Jonas Edward 1914-
Salk, Jonas Edward 1914-1995
סאלק, יונה 1914-1995
Languages
English (101)
French (6)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
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