In This Review

The Open Mind
The Open Mind
By J. Robert Oppenheimer
Simon and Schuster, 1955, 146 pp

Eight lectures delivered over the last decade by the Director of the Institute for Advanced Study. Although Dr. Oppenheimer's discussion, which centers on the two themes of atomic weapons and the relationship between science and culture, may be called non-technical--no equations--it certainly requires close attention, and merits it.