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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Eugene Garfield Annotation pdf (31,192 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Eugene Garfield
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (31,192 Bytes)
Date:
1970-10 (October 1970)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Garfield, Eugene
Institute for Scientific Information
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Metadata Record Letter from Eugene Garfield to W. Holst (October 22, 1970) pdf (90,017 Bytes) ocr (2,343 Bytes)
/ps/access/BBGFQT.pdf
Box Number: 110
Folder Number: 3
Unique Identifier:
BBGFQV
Accession Number:
100
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
Folder: S221: "Even Scientists Can't Halt Power Shovels" (28 November 1971)
Transcript:
G.G.
Mooers' Law again! Whitehead remarked that scientists seek the thrill of discovery more than knowledge. "Information" may interfere with the former; social utility depends on the latter.
Josh.
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-12-08
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW:  I quote Mooers' law again; and Whitehead -- "scientists seek the
thrill of discovery more than knowledge.  Information
may interfere with the former, social utility depends on the latter";
Cf aphorism subject file;


jl 11/26/00