Science and the modern world, by Alfred North Whitehead ... Lowell lectures, 1925.

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Alfred North Whitehead () was an English mathematician [he is credited as co-writer with Bertrand Russell of Principia Mathematica] and philosopher, best known for developing Process wrote many other books such as Process and Reality, Religion in the Making, etc.

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In this volume, Science and the Modern World, Alfred North Whitehead presents the contents of his eight Lowell Lectures delivered in February of He enhances his lecture with the addition of chapters on Mathematics as an Element in the History of Thought, Religion and Science, Abstraction.

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Book Description: Presents Whitehead's lectures at Harvard during the academic year: the first philosophy lectures he ever gave. Beginning in September ofAlfred North Whitehead presented a regular course of 85 lectures which concluded in May of   The book covers Whitehead’s second and third years of lectures at Harvard—a period which immediately followed the publication of Science and the Modern World, and in which he delivered the lectures that would become Religion in the Making and Symbolism.

As with the first volume, Whitehead’s Harvard lectures for these years in some cases. Science and the Modern World. By ALFRED NORTH WHITEHEAD. (Lowell Lectures, ). Cambridge: at the University Press: Pp.

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xii, 12s. IN the preface to the second edition of The Principles of Natural Knowledge () Dr. Whitehead told us that he hoped "in the immediate future to embody the standpoint of these volumes [The.

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