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Science and Conscience: The Life of James Franck

Jost Lemmerich

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763103
eISBN:
9780804779098
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763103.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

James Franck (1882–1964) was one of the twentieth century's most respected scientists, known both for his contributions to physics and for his moral courage. During the 1920s, Franck was a prominent ... More


A Scientist's Responsibility

in Science and Conscience: The Life of James Franck

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763103
eISBN:
9780804779098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763103.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

After the discovery of uranium fission, James Franck joined Enrico Fermi, Eugene Wigner, and Leo Szilard in the Manhattan Project, in a presumed race against Germany scientists in the production of ... More


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