Science and state

Interviewed by: 
Bing Liu
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 January 1994
Location: 
Oxnard, California

Professor Kitazawa recalls his earlier experience of studying and working both in United States and in Japan.  He gives a detailed description abou

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 23 August 1997
Location: 
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Gives background on his parents. Recounts his early schooling in Mendoza, Argentina. Describes his home, the family library, and his reading.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 12 May 1998
Location: 
Surrey, England

Topics include:  his family and early education; his decision to attend Cambridge University and Kings College; the impact of WWII on his education

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 29 April 1977
Location: 
Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Family history and educational background; undergraduate degree from University of California Los Angeles (1924-1927); PhD from University of Calif

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 November 1988
Location: 
Wheeler's office, Princeton University

The origins of JASON are discussed in session three; "Project 137;" importance and place of defense work in science; contacts between JASON members

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 23 May 1988
Location: 
Wheeler's office, Princeton University

Second session deals mainly with science policy and science advising in the United States and Europe after World War II.

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Friday, 28 June 1991

Discusses how he initially became involved in JASON; comments on his motivation for joining JASON and what he learned while working on practical ph

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 10 February 1986
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Origins of and affiliation with JASON; introduction to practical applications of physics through contact with Marvin Goldberger, Keith Brueckner, a

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Friday, 7 February 1986
Location: 
La Jolla, California

York's involvement in science policy, particularly JASON; types of science policies and science policy advisors: consultants and officials; role of

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 March 1978

Korean war spurs formation of study group at Princeton University (John A. Wheeler) for military research, 1951.

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