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The Resource Inventive minds : creativity in technology, edited by Robert J. Weber, David N. Perkins

Inventive minds : creativity in technology, edited by Robert J. Weber, David N. Perkins

Label
Inventive minds : creativity in technology
Title
Inventive minds
Title remainder
creativity in technology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert J. Weber, David N. Perkins
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
608
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T49.5
LC item number
.I6 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weber, Robert J.
  • Perkins, David N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creative ability in technology
  • Creative thinking
  • Inventions
Label
Inventive minds : creativity in technology, edited by Robert J. Weber, David N. Perkins
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the Inventive Minds Conference, held in Tulsa, Okla. Nov. 3-5, 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : the unphilosopher's stone / Robert J. Weber and David N. Perkins -- Perspiration in perspective : changing perceptions of genius and expertise in American invention / Robert Friedel -- Inventing the field : Michael Faraday and the creative "engineering" of electromagnetic field theory / Ryan D. Tweney -- A cognitive framework to understand technological creativity : Bell, Edison, and the telephone / W. Bernard Carlson and Michael E. Gorman -- Why Wilbur and Orville? : some thoughts on the Wright Brothers and the process of inventions / Tom D. Crouch -- Electron microscopy and microprobe analysis : recalling the ambience of some inventions / James Hillier -- The origin of soft-tissue ultrasonic echoing and early instrumental application to clinical medicine / John J. Wild
  • The Soil Biotron : an underground research laboratory / James A. Teeri -- The synthesis of diamonds / Robert H. Wentorf, Jr. -- The origin and development of the first zeolite catalyst for petroleum cracking / Edward J. Rosinski -- Discovery and invention in polymer chemistry / Paul W. Morgan -- The genesis of the antiparasitic drug ivermectin / William C. Campbell -- Stone age knife to Swiss army knife : an invention prototype / Robert J. Weber -- The topography of invention / David N. Perkins -- The analytic inventive thinking model / Jacob Helfman -- Invention in the industrial research laboratory : individual act or collective process? / David A. Hounshell -- Inventors and corporations in the maturing electrical industry / 1890-1940 / George Wise -- Technology on the move : the role of patents / Donald J. Quigg -- Conclusion : effable invention / David N. Perkins and Robert J. Weber
Control code
ocm24377485
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 350 p.
Isbn
9780195071702
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91031907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)24377485
Label
Inventive minds : creativity in technology, edited by Robert J. Weber, David N. Perkins
Link
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the Inventive Minds Conference, held in Tulsa, Okla. Nov. 3-5, 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : the unphilosopher's stone / Robert J. Weber and David N. Perkins -- Perspiration in perspective : changing perceptions of genius and expertise in American invention / Robert Friedel -- Inventing the field : Michael Faraday and the creative "engineering" of electromagnetic field theory / Ryan D. Tweney -- A cognitive framework to understand technological creativity : Bell, Edison, and the telephone / W. Bernard Carlson and Michael E. Gorman -- Why Wilbur and Orville? : some thoughts on the Wright Brothers and the process of inventions / Tom D. Crouch -- Electron microscopy and microprobe analysis : recalling the ambience of some inventions / James Hillier -- The origin of soft-tissue ultrasonic echoing and early instrumental application to clinical medicine / John J. Wild
  • The Soil Biotron : an underground research laboratory / James A. Teeri -- The synthesis of diamonds / Robert H. Wentorf, Jr. -- The origin and development of the first zeolite catalyst for petroleum cracking / Edward J. Rosinski -- Discovery and invention in polymer chemistry / Paul W. Morgan -- The genesis of the antiparasitic drug ivermectin / William C. Campbell -- Stone age knife to Swiss army knife : an invention prototype / Robert J. Weber -- The topography of invention / David N. Perkins -- The analytic inventive thinking model / Jacob Helfman -- Invention in the industrial research laboratory : individual act or collective process? / David A. Hounshell -- Inventors and corporations in the maturing electrical industry / 1890-1940 / George Wise -- Technology on the move : the role of patents / Donald J. Quigg -- Conclusion : effable invention / David N. Perkins and Robert J. Weber
Control code
ocm24377485
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 350 p.
Isbn
9780195071702
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91031907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)24377485

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