Growing the Tree of Science (Homi Bhabha and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
Author
Indira Chowdhury
Specifications
  • ISBN : 9780199466900
  • year : 2016
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Description
Growing the Tree of Science examines the creation of a culture of science at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, one of India?s premier scientific institutions founded by Homi Bhabha. Chowdhury weaves together a story of personal connections, new forms of philanthropy, nationalist objectives, and ideas of citizenship and international training networks that shaped Bhabha?s Institute. This book takes a novel approach and presents a cultural history of science.