Cultures of Creativity (Nobel Museum Archives Series): The Centennial Exhibition of the Nobel Prize

Cultures of Creativity (Nobel Museum Archives Series): The Centennial Exhibition of the Nobel Prize

by Ulf Larsson
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881352887
Publisher:
Watson Publishing International
Publication date:
02/01/1901
Series:
Nobel Museum Archives Series
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 10.48(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword9
Introduction11
Alfred Nobel and His Times15
The Nobel System27
Individual Creativity39
Marie Curie41
Samuel Beckett45
The Dalai Lama47
Amartya Sen49
Boris Pasternak51
Linus Pauling55
Ahmed Zewail59
Werner Forssmann61
Barbara McClintock63
Nelly Sachs67
Aung San Suu Kyi69
Yasunari Kawabata71
Dag Hammarskjold73
Hideki Yukawa77
Ernest Hemingway81
Isaac Bashevis Singer83
Nelson Mandela87
Kim Dae-jung89
Max Perutz93
Roger Sperry97
Fridtjof Nansen101
August Krogh103
Richard Feynman105
Rabindranath Tagore107
Selma Lagerlof111
Charles Townes113
Linus Pauling115
Erwin Schrodinger119
Henry Dunant121
Alexander Fleming123
Wilhelm Rontgen125
Peyton Rous127
Irene Joliot-Curie and Frederic Joliot131
Joseph Brodsky133
Jane Addams135
C.T.R. Wilson137
Arne Tiselius139
Martin Luther King, Jr.141
Santiago Ramon y Cajal143
Wole Soyinka147
William Butler Yeats151
George de Hevesy153
Piotr Kapitsa157
James D. Watson and Francis Crick159
Creative Milieus163
Santiniketan165
Budapest167
Copenhagen169
Cold Spring Harbor173
Basel Institute for Immunology177
The Pasteur Institute181
CERN185
The Chicago School of Economics189
Berkeley191
Cambridge195
Paris201
Tokyo205
Vienna207
The Solvay Conferences211
The International Campaign to Ban Landmines213
Nobel Laureates 1901-2000216
References221
Artifact and Picture Credits224
Name Index226
Acknowledgments228

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