The Nobel Prize: The First 100 Years
The Nobel Prize, as founded in Alfred Nobel's will, was the first truly international prize. There is no other award with the same global scope and mission. The Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, Peace, and the Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences (from 1969) have not only captured the most significant contributions to the progress of mankind, they also constitute distinct markers of the major trends in their respective areas. The main reason for the prestige of the Prize today is, however, the lasting importance of the names on the list of Laureates and their contributions to human development.In celebration of the centennial of the Nobel Prize in 2001, this book offers a clear perspective on the development of human civilization over the past hundred years. The book serves to present the major trends and developments and also provide information about the life and philosophy of Alfred Nobel, the history of the Nobel Foundation, and the procedure for nominating and selecting Nobel Laureates.
Comentarios de usuarios - Escribir una reseña
No hemos encontrado ninguna reseña en los sitios habituales.
Nomination and Selection of the Nobel Laureates
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
The Nobel Prize in Literature
The Nobel Peace Prize
The Sverigcs Riksbank Bank of Sweden Prize
Otras ediciones - Ver todo
Alfred Nobel analysis atoms awarded Not awarded awarded the Nobel awarded the Prize candidates century chairman chemical Chemistry Prize compounds contributions developed discovery Economic Sciences electrons elements energy enzyme equilibrium field formulated genetic honored human rights important Inter-Parliamentary Union interaction International Peace Bureau isotopes Karolinska Institutet later League literary literature macroeconomic magnetic methods molecules Nations neutrons Nobel Assembly Nobel Foundation Nobel Laureates Nobel Peace Prize Nobel Prize nominations Norway Norwegian Nobel Committee nuclear nuclei particles Physics Prize Physiology or Medicine pioneering political prize citation Prize for Chemistry Prize in Physiology prize was awarded Prize-Awarding Institutions professors proteins protons quantum mechanics radiation reactions received the Nobel received the Physics received the prize role Royal Swedish Academy scientists secretary Section shared Prize shared the Physics statutes Stockholm Storting structure studies Sweden Swedish Academy synthesis theoretical theory University