Obsessive genius. Book Review of Barbara Goldsmith's “Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie” by Carol H. Weaver, Ph.D. 2019-02-03

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Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie

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ومن ثم كان بيير الذي لربما كان أفضل ما حدث لماري على الإطلاق. As Irene's husband, Frederic, approached the same fate two years later, he called it ''our occupational disease. وتأثرتُ بشدة أيضاً عندما بدأت محاضرتها الأولى لتكمل ما بدأ بها زوجها في محاضرته السابقة وبنفس أسلوبه وكأنهما شخص واحد! In the end, the mystery of the madame remains, but a deeper understanding of what she went through as a woman and a scientist shines as strong as her radium. ومن الملاحظ في حالة لانجفين والشاب البولندي الذي أحبته ماري في شبابها أن ماري ولسبب ما. Like the book Einstein, by Walter Isaacson, this book lets you see a life through the lens of a particular science. Unquestionably, Marie Curie not only set the standard for any person of science but she also broke the ground for women especially to follow in research.

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'Obsessive Genius': Too Hot to Handle

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Komisch, rasant, mit schwarzem Humor — der neue Nick HornbyVier Menschen auf dem Dach eines Londoner Hochhauses, die sich an Silvester das Leben nehmen wollen, schließen einen Pakt: neuer gemeinsamer Selbstmord-Termin ist der Valentinstag. Oder ist sie von Gott, vom Schicksal oder von Naturgesetzen vorherbestimmt? She exposed her daughter to radium, knowing its deleterious effects--chronic ill health and fingers like concrete might have been a clue. فمن المعروف أن أينشتاين كانت له ابنة غير شرعية وقد عرضها للتبني. Nor had I known just what a great marriage Marie and Pierre Curie had, with the rock-solid Pierre stalwartly supporting his wife through her recurrent episodes of depression in a way that reminded me of the partnership of Leonard and Virginia Woolf. فعندما يكتب كاتب ما سيرة حياته يسمى بالسيرة الذاتية وحين يكتب سيرة حياة أحد المشاهير تسمى بالسيرة الشخصية.

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Obsessive genius : the inner world of Marie Curie (Book, 2005) [baldwinboyshighschool.com]

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There is never a dull moment in this true tale, and Goldsmith's nostalgic yet matter-of-fact writing style blends well with her fascinating subject. لكنه نتاج تراكم أعمال سابقة. Curie was one of only two women to graduate from the Sorbonne with a science degree. In the end, the mystery of the great Madame remains, but a deeper understanding of what she went through as a woman and a scientist shines as strong as her radium. In 1911, she fell in love with a married scientist, Paul Langevin, and met him secretly in his rented Paris apartment. Instead Goldsmith tells how the scientific establishment detested her.

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Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie

obsessive genius

فقد آمن بها أولاً والدها وحاول أن يهيء لها من العلم ما استطاع لذلك سبيلاً. But there was a time when only one or two women were working in science. سيرة ذاتية لإمرأة بارعة عاصرت عظماء من العلماء المبدعين في تخصصات الكيمياء و الفيزياء. أحببت علاقة ماري بزوجها, تشارك الشغف والحلم عنصر مهم في الحياة الزوجية حتى لو كانت المجالات مختلفة في قصة ماري وجدت زوجا يشبهها في حب العلم, لكن وجود حلم لدى أي شخص يجعل منه أكثر تقبلا واحترام لطموح الآخرين. حيث وجدت البيئة العلمية المحفزة وإن كانت تعيش في غرفة باردة لا تجد فيها ما يدفئها إلا شغفها بالعلم. وذلك الشغف الذي كان يملأ حياتهما. The race was on to discover new elements that produced more radioactivity than uranium.

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'Obsessive Genius': Too Hot to Handle

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Her obsessive passion for work, studies, research, and her husband, were complex and present a very interesting woman. As with any of the other setbacks she faced, however, Curie took society's blows with courage. يتضح من صفحات الكتاب كم قاست هذه الأنثى في سبيل الوصول إلى ما تصبو إليه. Instead Goldsmith tells how the scientific establishment detested her. Her daughter then trained technicians to use it.

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Obsessive genius : the inner world of Marie Curie (Book, 2005) [baldwinboyshighschool.com]

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امتد بها العمر حتى ٦٧ عاما رغم تعرضها للإشعاع كيف ذاك ؟؟؟؟ يبدو أن طاقة الحب الكامنه للراديوم وشغفها به أبقاها قادره على مقاومة أضراره. Goldsmith's biography is a straightforward and well-written narrative that eschews hagiography, wordiness, and psychological interpretations. She went to Paris and got her degrees at the Sorbonne and then spent most of her life in France. البيئة المحيطة بماري ، نهم العلماء ، محاولة اكتشاف عناصر جديدة. But down the road she helped open-up nuclear energy, which meant atomic bombs, and put Curie center stage during one of the great turning points in scientific history. أتمنى لو أظل محتفظة بالنسخة التي أمتلكها حتى وقت تكون لديّ ابنة تشكو تراص أسماء العلماء في مقرر الكيمياء بلا معنى فأزيح من يدها كتاب الوزارة وأستبدله بهذا الكتاب الذي أتمنى إلى جانب متعة قراءته أن يلهمها ويمنحها بعض الدروس في الحياة ويثير اهتمامها نحو ما تدرسه بشكل أفضل.

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إنه كتاب ثمين جدا لباربارا جولد سميث. لا أعلم ما الذي يمكنني أن أكتبه هنا عن الطفلة ذات الـ18 ربيعا التي عملت مربية للأطفال بعيدا عن بلدها وأهلها لستطيع بوظيفتها هذه أن تتدبر مصاريف دراسة أختها الكبرى للطب. After they won the Nobel Prize, they were celebrities to the extent that journalists, Pierre complained, had gone even so far as ''to describe the black-and-white cat that lives with us. Life itself was less important than the work. Covered in lesions, Marie Curie died in 1934. She and Pierre Curie fell in love over his invention, the quadrant electrometer, in the Parisian industrial college where he worked.

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Obsessive Genius. The Inner World of Marie Curie

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She began at last, becoming one of only 23 women of the 2,000 science students at the Sorbonne, and only one of two to work for a degree in science. To the end, she denied that her beloved radium had killed her. As such, Curie comes off as two dimensional martyr for historical currents that happen to interest Goldsmith She was a genius whose contributions helped change the world--but look at the price she paid! Yet the Curies had judged correctly, fame had brought long sought after rewards. After the birth of her first child in 1897, Curie would come home from the laboratory to breast-feed. So when the Nobel Prize committee requested that, because of her scandalous affair, she not attend the ceremony commemorating her second Nobel, she refused.

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