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Piel, Gerard

Overview
Works: 107 works in 222 publications in 4 languages and 5,491 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee
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Most widely held works about Gerard Piel
 
Most widely held works by Gerard Piel
The age of science : what scientists learned in the 20th century by Gerard Piel( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the scientific accomplishments of the twentieth century explores discoveries in a wide variety of fields, including natural history, cell and molecular biology, earth history, human evoltuion, and cosmology
Science in the cause of man by Gerard Piel( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays and lectures by editor of "Scientific American"
The acceleration of history by Gerard Piel( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only one world : our own to make and to keep by Gerard Piel( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of René Dubos : a collection from his writings by René J Dubos( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clash of civilizations? : the debate by Samuel P Huntington( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volume of critical response from representatives of Islamic and Confucian cultures to Samuel P. Huntington's provocative thesis in which he asserted the West was facing an unavoidable collision with the two civilizations. A reprint of Huntington's essay is provided
Consumers of abundance by Gerard Piel( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel on arms control : science and economics by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jobs, machines, and people, a conversation by Ralph Helstein( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings : XVI International Congress of Zoology, Washington, 20-27 August 1963 by International Congress of Zoology( Book )

in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three lectures : the heritage of mind in a civilization of machines by Frank Stanton( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erde im gleichgewicht : wirtschaft und ethik für eine welt by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XVI InternationalCongress of Zoology : proceedings : Washington, 20-27 August, 1963 by International Congress of Zoology( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illusion of civil defense; a talk at the Commonwealth club, San Francisco, California, 10 November, 1961 by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bleak outlook : jobs and machines( Recording )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel, Robert Theobald, and Ralph Helstein discuss H.G. Wells' statement: "The inertia of dead ideas and old institutions carries us on toward the rapids."
Genetic engineering : life in our hands by Gerard Piel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel, publisher of Scientific American, lectures on genetic engineering. He explores the question of whether scientists can maintain controls on genetic experiments, using technical examples
Information : [a comprehensive review of the extraordinary new technology of information]( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Formula for failure : Consequences for proposed federal science funding cute by Linda E Greer( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The age of science : what scientists learned in the 20th century
Alternative Names
Gerard Piel American scientist

Gerard Piel Amerikaans journalist (1915-2004)

피엘, 제라드

Languages
English (107)

German (3)

Chinese (3)

Korean (2)

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Only one world : our own to make and to keepThe clash of civilizations? : the debate