References for Arthur Eddington

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  1. A V Douglas, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901279.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9031962/Sir-Arthur-Stanley-Eddington

Books:

  1. S Chandrasekhar, Eddington : the most distinguished astrophysicist of his time (Cambridge, 1983).
  2. H Dingle, The Sources of Eddington's Philosophy (Cambridge, 1954).
  3. A V Douglas, The life of Arthur Stanley Eddington (Edinburgh-New York, 1956).
  4. J Eisberg, Eddington's stellar models and early twentieth century astrophysics (Ph.D. Thesis, Harvard University, 1991).
  5. L P Jacks, Sir Arthur Eddington : man of science and mystic (Cambridge, 1948).
  6. C W Kilmister, Eddington's search for a fundamental theory : a key to the universe (Cambridge, 1994).
  7. C W Kilmister, Sir Arthur Eddington (Oxford, 1966).
  8. A D Ritchie, Reflections on the philosophy of Sir Arthur Eddington (Cambridge, 1948).
  9. E T Whittaker, From Euclid to Eddington: A Study of Conceptions of the External World (1949).
  10. J W Yolton, The Philosophy of Science of A S Eddington (The Hague, 1960).

Articles:

  1. A H Batten, A most rare vision : Eddington's thinking on the relation between science and religion, The Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society 35 (1994), 249-270.
  2. I T Durham, Eddington and uncertainty. Phys. Perspect. 5 (2003), no. 4, 398 418.
    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00016-003-0172-0
  3. I T Durham, Rethinking the history of solar wind studies: Eddington's analysis of Comet Morehouse, Notes and Records of the Royal Society, 60 (2006), 261-270.
    http://rsnr.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/60/3/261.full
  4. W McCrea, Arthur Stanley Eddington, Scientific American 264 (6) (1991), 66-71.
  5. N N Petrova, Arthur Stanley Eddington (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhn. (4) (1982), 140-146.
  6. H C Plummer, Arthur Stanley Eddington, Obituary notices of the Royal Society 5 (1948), .
  7. C A Ronan, Their Majesties' astronomers (London, 1967), 189-196.
  8. N Salingaros, Some remarks on the algebra of Eddington's E numbers, Found. Phys. 15 (6) (1985), 683-691.
  9. R A Simon, Some interesting points of Eddington's fundamental theory, Phys. Essays 3 (1) (1990), 30-34.

JOC/EFR October 2003

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