TITLE

THE SCIENTISTS AS PUBLIC EDUCATORS: A TWO YEAR SUMMARY

AUTHOR(S)
Simpson, John A.
PUB. DATE
September 1947
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1947, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p243
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a detailed discussion about the atomic scientists as educators of the general public regarding nuclear nonproliferation. It mentions that atomic scientists already informed the general public about the disruptive potential of the atomic bomb even before it was released for military use. It offers information on how the isolation of facts regarding nuclear fission and developments of atomic bombs broke through to the public. It tells of plans to control the use of weapons of mass destruction.
ACCESSION #
20845959

 

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