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Pagels, Heinz R. 1939-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 216 publications in 12 languages and 5,331 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: QC174.13, 530.12
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Most widely held works about Heinz R Pagels
 
Most widely held works by Heinz R Pagels
The cosmic code : quantum physics as the language of nature by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

43 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is one of the most important books on quantum mechanics ever written for lay readers, in which an eminent physicist and successful science writer, Heinz Pagels, discusses and explains the core concepts of physics without resorting to complicated mathematics. "Can be read by anyone. I heartily recommend it!"--New York Times Book Review. 1982 edition"--
Perfect symmetry : the search for the beginning of time by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is divided into four parts. The first part, 'Herschel's Garden, ' {aims to} give the reader an overview of the dynamic universe discovered by astronomers--the stars, white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes, interstellar gas and dust, quasars, galaxies, their distribution in space as clustersand superclusters of galaxies, and the cosmos as a whole. ... The second part, 'The Early Universe, ' {seeks to} describe the ... picture of the universe when it was only seconds and minutes old. ... The third part of the book, 'Wild Ideas, ' ... speculates about the nature of that universe before the first nanosecond {one-billionth of a second}. ... There is a short fourth part, 'Reflections, ' which expresses my opinions and attitudes."
The dreams of reason : the computer and the rise of the sciences of complexity by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the new developments and the scientific impact of the computer as an instrument of the new sciences of complexity
Computer culture : the scientific, intellectual, and social impact of the computer( Book )

19 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The High technologies and reducing the risk of war( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Univers quantique : des quarks aux étoiles by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cosmic Code can be read by anyone. I heartily recommend it!"--The New York Times Book Review "A reliable guide for the nonmathematical reader across the highest ridges of physical theory. Pagels is unfailingly lighthearted and confident." -- Scientific American "A sound, clear, vital work that deserves the attention of anyone who takes an interest in the relationship between material reality and the human mind." -- Science 82 This is one of the most important books on quantum mechanics ever written for general readers. Heinz Pagels, an eminent physicist and science writer, discusses and explains the core concepts of physics without resorting to complicated mathematics. The two-part treatment outlines the history of quantum physics and addresses complex subjects such as Bell's theorem and elementary particle physics, drawing upon the work of Bohr, Gell-Mann, and others. Anecdotes from the personal documents of Einstein, Oppenheimer, Bohr, and Planck offer intimate glimpses of the scientists whose work forever changed the world
Les rêves de la raison : L'ordinateur et les sciences de la complexité by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los sueños de la razón : el ordenador y los nuevos horizontes de las ciencias de la complejidad by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Li xing zhi meng : zhe shi jie shu yu hui zuo meng de ren by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cultura dei computer : scritti e interventi( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in Italian and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Li xing zhi meng : zhe shi jie shu yu hui zuo meng de ren by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quantum chromodynamics by William J Marciano( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Departures from chiral symmetry by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La búsqueda del principio del tiempo by Heinz R Pagels( )

3 editions published in 1988 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Li xing zhi meng : zhe shi jie shu yu hui zuo meng de ren by Pei jie si( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anomalous magnetic moment of the electron by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Busshitsu no kyūkyoku( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kozmik kod II : maddenin içine gezi by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Turkish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading Judas : the Gospel of Judas and the shaping of Christianity by Heinz R Pagels( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ins : the search of the beginning of time by Heinz R Pagels( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The cosmic code : quantum physics as the language of nature
Alternative Names
Heinz Pagels Amerikaans natuurkundige (1939-1988)

Heinz Pagels amerikansk fysikar

Heinz Pagels amerikansk fysiker

Heinz Pagels físico estadounidense

Heinz Pagels physicien américain

Heinz Pagels US-amerikanischer Physiker

Heinz R. Pagels

Heinz Rudolf Pagels fisico e accademico statunitense

Pagels, Heinz

Pagels, Heinz 1939-1988

Pagels, Heinz R.

Pagels, Heinz Rudolf 1939-1988

Pagels, Heinz Rudolph 1939-1988

Хайнц Пейгелс

هاینتز پاگلز فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

パージェル, H. R

海茲·帕各斯

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Perfect symmetry : the search for the beginning of timeLos sueños de la razón : el ordenador y los nuevos horizontes de las ciencias de la complejidadReading Judas : the Gospel of Judas and the shaping of Christianity