in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Philosophy of Science; Physics. 1400 words.
Ziman, John Michael (1925–2005), physicist and philosopher of science, was born into a cultured Jewish family at 21 Rustat Road, Cambridge, on 16 May 1925, the elder son and eldest of three...