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Author Molnar, Alex, author.

Title Giving kids the business : the commercialization of America's schools / by Alex Molnar
Edition First edition
Published Boca Raton, FL : Taylor and Francis, an imprint of Routledge, [1996]
©1997
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Description 1 online resource (240 pages)
Contents Part 1 Feynman s Course on Computation -- chapter 1 Feynman and Computation / John J. Hopfield -- chapter 2 Neural Networks and Physical Systems with Emergent Collective Computational Abilities / John J. Hopfield -- chapter 3 Feynman as a Colleague / Carver A. Mead -- chapter 4 Collective Electrodynamics I / Carver A. Mead -- chapter 5 A Memory / Gerald Jay Sussman -- chapter 6 Numerical Evidence that the Motion of Pluto is Chaotic / Gerald Jay Sussman -- part 2 Reducing the Size -- chapter 7 There s Plenty of Room at the Bottom / Richard Feynman -- chapter 8 Information is Inevitably Physical / Rolf Landauer -- chapter 9 Scaling of MOS Technology to Submicrometer Feature Sizes / Carver A. Mead -- chapter 10 Richard Feynman and Cellular Vacuum / Marvin Minsky -- part 3 Quantum Limits -- chapter 11 Simulating Physics with Computers / Richard P. Feynman -- chapter 12 Quantum Robots / Paul Benioff -- chapter 13 Quantum Information Theory / Charles H. Bennett -- chapter 14 Quantum Computation / Richard J. Hughes -- part 4 Parallel Computation -- chapter 15 Computing Machines in the Future / Richard P. Feynman -- chapter 16 Internetics: Technologies, Applications and Academic Fields -- Parallel Computing and Computational Science Do Not Quite Work / Geoffrey C. Fox -- chapter 17 Richard Feynman and the Connection Machine / W. Daniel Hillis -- chapter 18 Crystalline Computation / Norman Margolus -- part 5 Fundamentals -- chapter 19 Information, Physics, Quantum: The Search for Links / John Archibald Wheeler -- chapter 20 Feynman, Barton and the Reversible Schro?dinger Difference Equation / Ed Fredkin -- chapter 21 Action, or the Fungibility of Computation / Tommaso Toffoli -- chapter 22 Algorithmic Randomness, Physical Entropy, Measurements, and the Demon of Choice / W.H. Zurek
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Business and education -- United States.
Business and education.
Commercialism in schools -- United States
Commercialism in schools.
Education -- Marketing
Education -- United States -- Marketing
Business and education.
Commercialism in schools.
Education -- Marketing.
United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0429969007
0429991169
9780429969003
9780429991165