References for Alfred North Whitehead


  1. W A Barker, K L de Bouvere, J W Felt, D R Fowler, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Alfred_North_Whitehead.aspx
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9076859/Alfred-North-Whitehead

Books:

  1. C Hartshorne, Whitehead's Philosophy: Selected Essays, 1935-1970 (1972).
  2. I Leclerc (ed.), The relevance of Whitehead : philosophical essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Alfred North Whitehead (1961).
  3. V Lowe, Understanding Whitehead (Baltimore, 1962).
  4. V Lowe, Alfred North Whitehead : The Man and His Work Vol 1 1861-1910 (Baltimore, 1985).
  5. R M Palter, Whitehead's philosophy of science (Chicago, Ill., 1960).
  6. Lucien Price, Dialogues of Alfred North Whitehead (1977).
  7. P A Schilpp (ed.), The Philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead (1951).

Articles:

  1. J Bain, Whitehead's theory of gravity, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. B Stud. Hist. Philos. Modern Phys. 29 (4) (1998), 547-574.
  2. J Cassinet, L'axiome multiplicatif et autres formes de l'axiome du choix chez Russell et Whitehead, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 30 (105) (1980), 69-85.
  3. R Crespo Pereira, Obituary : Alfred North Whitehead (Spanish), Revista Mat. Hisp.-Amer. (4) 9 (1949), 49-52.
  4. L González Pazos, Logic and philosophy in Whitehead (Spanish), Teorema 9 (3-4) (1979), 299-322.
  5. I Grattan-Guinness, The Royal Society's financial support of the publication of Whitehead and Russell's Principia mathematica, Notes and Records Roy. Soc. London 30 (1) (1975/76), 89-104.
  6. W W Hammerschmidt, Obituary: Alfred North Whitehead, Scripta Math. 14 (1948), 17-23.
  7. G C Henry and R J Valenza, Idempotency in Whitehead's Universal algebra, Philos. Math. (3) 1 (2) (1993), 157-172.
  8. W E Hocking, Whitehead as I knew him, Journal of Philosophy 58 (1961), 505-516.
  9. V Lowe, A N Whitehead on his mathematical goals : a letter of 1912, Ann. of Sci. 32 (1975), 85-101.
  10. V Lowe, The first period of the works of Whitehead (ca. 1891-1913) : Universal algebra and Principia mathematica I (Spanish), Nunez. Mathesis 5 (1) (1989), 1-31.
  11. V Lowe, The first period of the works of Whitehead II (Spanish), Nunez. Mathesis 5 (2) (1989), 299-316.
  12. L Novy, Universal algebra as conceived by Sylvester and Whitehead (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. Vyp. 21 (1976), 113-128, 354.
  13. J Pieters, La théorie des types de Russell et Whitehead, in Publications from the Center for Logic 2 (Louvain-la-Neuve, 1981), 33-59.
  14. R J Russell, Whitehead, Einstein and the Newtonian legacy, in Newton and the new direction in science, Cracow, 1987 (Vatican City, 1988), 175-192.
  15. Y Tanaka, Einstein and Whitehead : The principle of relativity reconsidered, Historia Sci. No. 32 (1987), 43-61.

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