TITLE

HISTORY'S HEISENBERG PRINCIPLE

AUTHOR(S)
Schrag, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
American Prospect;07/31/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 17, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Critiques the political play `Copenhagen,' by Michael Frayn. Fictional recreation of the meeting between the head of Germany atom bomb program, scientist Werner Heisenberg, and his old mentor Niels Bohr in Copenhagen in 1941; Question of why Heisenberg and the Germans never produced a bomb for Adolph Hitler; Play as metaphor for uncertainty.
ACCESSION #
3342279

 

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