The Glorious Days of Physics

  • E. P. Wigner
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSB, volume 94)


The title “Glorious Days of Physics” implies that our science’s present days are less glorious. If we accept this, we are induced to think of the changes both in the development of physics, and in the attitude of physicists toward science, which have taken place the last 40 to 50 years and these will be the subjects of this discussion.


Quantum Mechanic Positivistic Philosophy Inanimate Nature Collision Phenomenon Large Energy Range 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. P. Wigner
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  1. 1.Department of PhysicsPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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