References for Pascual Jordan

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  1. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/biography/Pascual-Jordan
  2. Karl Von Meyenn, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Ernst_Pascual_Jordan.aspx

Books:

  1. F Aaserud, Redirecting Science: Niels Bohr, Philanthropy, and the Rise of Nuclear Physics (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003?).
  2. R Beyler, From Positivism to Organism: Pascual Jordan's Interpretations of Modern Physics in Cultural Context (PhD thesis, Harvard University,1994).
  3. A Beyerchen, Scientists under Hitler: Politics and the Physics Community in the Third Reich (Yale University Press, New Haven, 1977).
  4. K McCrimmon, A Taste of Jordan Algebras (Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2004).
  5. J Mehra and H Rechenberg, The Historical Development of Quantum Theory Vol. 3 (Springer Science & Business Media, 2000).
  6. S L Segal, Mathematicians under the Nazis (Princeton University Press, 2014).
  7. P P Wegener, The Peenemünde Wind Tunnels (Yale University Press, New Haven, 1996).

Articles:

  1. W D Beiglböck, Ernst Pascual Jordan als Autor wissenschaftlicher und allgemeinbildender Schriften, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 145-174.
  2. M Beller, Pascual Jordan's influence on the discovery of Heisenberg's indeterminacy principle, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 33 (4) (1985), 337-349.
  3. R Beyler, Targeting the Organism: The Scientific and Cultural Context of Pascual Jordan's Quantum Biology, 1932-1947, Isis 87 (1996), 248-273.
  4. R Beyler, Extending the Quantum Revolution to Biology: Jordan's Biophysical Initiatives, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 69-82.
  5. R H Beyler, Ernst Pascual Jordan: Freedom vs Materialism, in Eminent Lives in Twentieth-century Science & Religion (Peter Lang, 2009), 233-252.
  6. R Breuer, Pascual Jordan: der Forscher als Wissenschaftspublizist, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 115-122.
  7. A Duncan and M Janssen, (Never) Mind your p's and q's: Von Neumann versus Jordan on the Foundations of Quantum Theory, The European Physical Journal ().
  8. A Duncan and M Janssen, Pascual Jordan's resolution of the conundrum of the wave-particle duality of light, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. B Stud. Hist. Philos. Modern Phys. 39 (3) (2008), 634-666.
  9. G Ellis, Editorial note to: Pascual Jordan, Jürgen Ehlers and Wolfgang Kundt, Exact solutions of the field equations of the general theory of relativity, Gen. Relativity Gravitation 41 (9) (2009), 2179-2189.
  10. A Fisher, The Historical Development of Matrix Mechanics, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 9-22.
  11. D Hoffmann and M Walker, Der gute Nazi: Pascual Jordan und das Dritte Reich, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 83-114.
  12. D Howard, Quantum Mechanics in Context: Pascual Jordan's 1936 'Anschauliche Quantentheorie', in Massimiliano Badino, Jaume Navarro (eds.), Research and Pedagogy. A History of Quantum Physics through Its Textbooks (Edition Open Access, 2013).
    http://www.edition-open-access.de/studies/2/toc.html
  13. H Kragh, Pascual Jordan, Varying Gravity, and the Expanding Earth, Physics in Perspective 17 (2) (2015),.
  14. H Kragh, From Quantum Theory to Cosmology: Pascual Jordan and 'World Physics', in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 133-144.
  15. W Kundt, Jordan's Excursion into Geophysics, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 123-132.
  16. C Lehner, Mathematical foundations and physical visions: Pascual Jordan and the field theory program. Mathematics meets physics, Stud. Entwickl. Math. Phys. Wechselwirk (Verl. Harri Dtsch., Frankfurt am Main, 2011), 271-293.
  17. M A H MacCallum and W Kundt, Editorial note to: Pascual Jordan, Jürgen Ehlers and Rainer K. Sachs, Contributions to the theory of pure gravitational radiation. Exact solutions of the field equations of the general theory of relativity II, Gen. Relativity Gravitation 45 (12) (2013), no. 12, 2683-2689.
  18. E Roussanova, Wilhelm Blaschke über Pascual Jordan: ein Dokument aus dem Briefarchiv von Wilhelm Blaschke, Mitt. Math. Ges. Hamburg 30 (2011), 181-189.
  19. B Schroer, Pascual Jordan's legacy and the ongoing research in quantum field theory, European Physical Journal H 35 (4) (2011), 377-.
  20. B Schroer, Pascual Jordan, Biographical Notes, His Contributions to Quantum Mechanics and His Role as a Protagonist of Quantum Field Theory, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 47-68.
  21. B Schroer, Pascual Jordan, his contributions to quantum mechanics and
  22. his legacy in contemporary local quantum physics.
  23. K von Meyenn, Jordan, Pauli und ihre frühe Zusammenarbeit auf dem Gebiet der Quantenstrahlung, in Dieter Hoffmann, Jürgen Ehlers, Jürgen Renn (eds.), Pascual Jordan (1902-1980). Mainzer Symposium zum 100. Geburtstag (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin, 2007), 37-46.
  24. N Wise, Pascual Jordan: Quantum Mechanics, Psychology, National Socialism. in Monika Renneberg and Mark Walker (eds.), Science, Technology, and National Socialism (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1994), 224-254.
  25. R S Wistrich, Ernst Pascual Jordan, in Who's Who in Nazi Germany (Routledge, 2013), 132.
  26. E Zilsel, P Jordan's Versuch, den Vitalismus quantenmechanisch zu retten, Erkenntnis 5(1935), 56-64

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