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" Autobiography, sadly remarked that "a new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. "
The Intimate World of Abraham Lincoln
by C.A. Tripp - 2005 - 384 pages
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Taiwan's Modernization: Americanization and Modernizing Confucian Manifestations

Wei-Bin Zhang - Business & Economics - 2003 - 236 pages
...1918 Nobel Prize for discoveries in connection with quantum theory, once remarked (Zeidler, 1986): "A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing...its opponents ... but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with." Confucian attitudes towards "club-formation,"...
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Warning Analysis for the Information Age: Rethinking the Intelligence Process

John W. Bodnar - Intelligence service - 2003 - 190 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. Max Planck Why the resistance to change? Why does it take generations for a true RMC? It appears that most people...
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Warning Analysis for the Information Age: Rethinking the Intelligence Process

John W. Bodnar - Intelligence service - 2003 - 190 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. Max Planck Why the resistance to change? Why does it take generations for a true RMC? It appears that most people...
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Economics, Law and Intellectual Property: Seeking Strategies for Research ...

Ove Granstrand - Business & Economics - 2003 - 568 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. Max Planck, "Scientific Autobiography and Other Papers", Williams & Norgate Ltd., London, 1950, pp. 33-34. This...
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The Scientific Study of General Intelligence: Tribute to Arthur Jensen

Helmuth Nyborg - Psychology - 2003 - 668 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it". This suggests that the readiness with which we accept, construct or defend certain types of theory...
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Key Ideas in Sociology

Martin Slattery - Social Science - 2003 - 295 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it' (quoted in Kuhn 1970). As examples of scientific revolutions, Kuhn cites the developments associated...
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The Universe of Experience: A Worldview Beyond Science and Religion

Lancelot Law Whyte - Social Science - 134 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it." In some realms Planck's generalization is exaggerated, but the inertia of science has now acquired...
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Space, Time, and Einstein: An Introduction

J. B. Kennedy, John Bernard Kennedy - Philosophy - 2003 - 244 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it." For many people, Lorentz is perhaps the most prominent example of a great scientist who died clinging...
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Economics of Standards in Information Networks

Tim Weitzel - Computers - 2003 - 292 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it." Max Planck 5.2.1 Solution designs for standardization problems 184 a centralized perspective. In the latter case,...
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Creativity in Science: Chance, Logic, Genius, and Zeitgeist

Dean Keith Simonton - Psychology - 2004 - 216 pages
...convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it" (pp. 33-34). In other words, as scientists get older they tend to become less receptive to new ideas...
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