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The Resource Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact, Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze

Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact, Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze

Label
Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact
Title
Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany
Title remainder
individual fates and global impact
Statement of responsibility
Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Siegmund-Schultze, R.
Dewey number
510.09/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QA27.G4
LC item number
S53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
  • Germans
  • Immigrants
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
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Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact, Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze
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Publication
Note
Originally published in German in 1998. This English edition contains new material not found in the original, as well as an updated bibliography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [421]-443) and indexes
Contents
The terms "German-speaking mathematician," "forced," and "voluntary emigration" -- The notion of "mathematician" plus quantitative figures on persecution -- Early emigration -- Pretexts, forms, and the extent of emigration and persecution -- Obstacles to emigration out of Germany after 1933, failed escape, and death -- Alternative (non-American) host countries -- Diminishing ties with Germany and self-image of the refugees -- The American reaction to immigration : help and xenophobia -- Acculturation, political adaptation, and the American entrance into the war -- The impact of immigration on American mathematics -- Epilogue : the postwar relationship of German and American mathematicians
Control code
ocn271812321
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 471 p.
Isbn
9780691125930
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008048855
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
(OCoLC)271812321
Label
Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact, Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze
Publication
Note
Originally published in German in 1998. This English edition contains new material not found in the original, as well as an updated bibliography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [421]-443) and indexes
Contents
The terms "German-speaking mathematician," "forced," and "voluntary emigration" -- The notion of "mathematician" plus quantitative figures on persecution -- Early emigration -- Pretexts, forms, and the extent of emigration and persecution -- Obstacles to emigration out of Germany after 1933, failed escape, and death -- Alternative (non-American) host countries -- Diminishing ties with Germany and self-image of the refugees -- The American reaction to immigration : help and xenophobia -- Acculturation, political adaptation, and the American entrance into the war -- The impact of immigration on American mathematics -- Epilogue : the postwar relationship of German and American mathematicians
Control code
ocn271812321
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 471 p.
Isbn
9780691125930
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008048855
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
(OCoLC)271812321

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