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In the matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer

politics, rhetoric, and self-defense

by Rachel L. Holloway

  • 78 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
    • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967.,
    • Hydrogen bomb -- History.,
    • Internal security -- United States.,
    • Physicists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1953-1961.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [115]-120) and index.

      StatementRachel L. Holloway.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC16.O62 H65 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 123 p. ;
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1730878M
      ISBN 100275944298
      LC Control Number92035350

      able collection of Oppenheimer's letters and recollections from to , few documents of a revealing, personal nature remain The 12 Frank Oppenheimer speaking in Else, prod., Day After Trinity. 13U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer: Transcript.   Come see "In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer" on Septem in Berkeley, California, a staged reading by Indra's Net Theater. Reserve your spot t.

      "J. Robert Oppenheimer was an extraordinarily brilliant and complex man. In this book Abraham Pais and Robert Crease take a kaleidoscopic approach to his life, shedding insightful light on the personality and the times of the scientist who played such an important role in the future destiny ofmankind."--C. N. Yang, "A gripping review of the man who really created the atomic bomb and fought to. Testimony in the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer- Hans Bethe. Q. Do you have any opinion, Dr. Bethe, on the question of whether there has been in fact any delay in the development and the perfection of thermonuclear weapons by the United States?

      In Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer: Texts of Principal Documents and Letters of Personnel Security Board, General Manager, Commissioners {^2&\an!gior\: United States Government Printing Office, ), p. - United States Atomic Energy Commission the, In Matter of J. Author: Jason Constantine Flanagan. The Oppenheimer question is back—not that it ever went away. Famous initially as the “father of the atomic bomb,” the scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer () is more commonly remembered today as, at once, a far-sighted critic of U.S. nuclear policies and a victim of anti-Communist hysteria, a man unjustly tarred as a security risk in a case said to be full of significance for our own.


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Robert Oppenheimer was born on Ap to an affluent, Jewish New York family, and he grew up in a world of moderate luxury on the Upper West Side. He attended the New York School for Ethical Culture, where he gained a lifelong love for art, literature, philosophy, and the classics.

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Robert Oppenheimer (ŏp´ənhī´mər), –67, American physicist, York City, grad. Harvard (B.A., ), Ph.D. Univ. of Göttingen, He taught at the Univ. of California and the California Institute of Technology from (as professor from ) until his appointment in as director of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, N.J.

The Atomic Energy Commission announced today that it had reached a decision in the matter of Dr. Robert Oppenheimer. The Commission by a vote of 4 to 1 decided that Dr. Oppenheimer should be denied access to restricted data. Genre/Form: Binders' tickets (Binding) Additional Physical Format: Online version: U.S.

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