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Title The disordered cosmos : a journey into dark matter, spacetime, and dreams deferred / Chanda Prescod-Weinstein.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Bold Type Books, 2021.
Edition First edition.

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Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-297) and index.
Contents In the beginning: a bedtime story -- Phase 1: Just physics. I [heart] quarks ; Dark matter isn't dark ; Spacetime isn't straight ; The biggest picture there is -- Phase 2: Physics and the chosen few. The physics of melanin ; Black people are luminous matter ; Who is a scientist? -- Phase 3: The trouble with physicists. Let astro/physics be the dream it used to be ; The anti-patriarchy agender ; Wages for scientific housework ; Rape is part of this scientific story -- Phase 4: All our galactic relations. The point of science: lessons from the mauna ; Cosmological dreams under totalitarianism ; Black feminist physics at the end of the world -- Dear mama, this is what my freedom dream looks like.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Particles (Nuclear physics)
African Americans -- Study and teaching.
Feminist theory.
Science -- Methodology.
Added Author EBSCOhost
Related To Original 9781541724709 1541724704 (DLC) 2020040651
ISBN 9781541724693 (electronic bk.)
1541724690 (electronic bk.)
UPC # 40030445193
OCLC # ebd916264009
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