, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 601–606 | Cite as

Pulling apart the quantum’s entanglement with the counter culture: How fysiks became physics

David Kaiser: How the hippies saved physics: Science, counterculture, and the quantum revival. New York and London: Norton, 2011, 372pp, $17.95 PB, $26.95 HB
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Science and Technology StudiesCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

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