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Whewell, William 1794-1866

Overview
Works: 698 works in 2,205 publications in 6 languages and 18,881 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Sermons  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Autographs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Former owner, Honoree, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: Q125, 501
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Most widely held works about William Whewell
 
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History of the inductive sciences by William Whewell( Book )

82 editions published between 1837 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomy and general physics considered with reference to natural theology by William Whewell( Book )

101 editions published between 1833 and 2010 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ASC: from the Yolton Library Rare Book Collection
The philosophy of the inductive sciences, founded upon their history by William Whewell( Book )

43 editions published between 1840 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Whewell's theory of scientific method by William Whewell( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
On the philosophy of discovery; chapters historical and critical. Including the completion of the 3d ed. of The philosophy of the inductive sciences by William Whewell( Book )

50 editions published between 1860 and 2009 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings on the history of science by William Whewell( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of morality : including polity by William Whewell( Book )

40 editions published between 1844 and 1986 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The culture demanded by modern life : a series of addresses and arguments on the claims of scientific education by Edward Livingston Youmans( Book )

25 editions published between 1867 and 2007 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the inductive sciences from the earliest to the present time by William Whewell( Book )

27 editions published between 1858 and 1901 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six lectures on political economy by William Whewell( Book )

22 editions published between 1862 and 2013 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical exposition of some doctrines of political economy by William Whewell( Book )

20 editions published between 1829 and 2005 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the history of moral philosophy in England by William Whewell( Book )

32 editions published between 1852 and 1998 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The following lectures contain criticisms on the views and doctrines of a series of ethical writers; they attempt to point out how far each was right, and in what way he contributed to the progress of moral speculation in this country. It is plain that such judgments must be affected by the views and doctrines of the critic himself. Nor is this a disadvantage in such criticism, if the critic's point of view be definite and evident. In my "Elements of Morality" I have given that view of the grounds and relations of moral truths to which the best parts of all previous moral speculations appear to me to converge; but it may still be of use to explain here, more briefly and pointedly, the System of Morality there presented"--Introduction. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
Hugonis Grotii de jure belli et pacis libri tres : accompanied by an abridged translation by Hugo Grotius( Book )

21 editions published between 1853 and 2011 in English and Latin and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the principles of English university education by William Whewell( Book )

23 editions published between 1837 and 2010 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Whewell, D.D., master of Trinity college, Cambridge. An account of his writings with selections from his literary and scientific correspondence by I Todhunter( Book )

12 editions published between 1876 and 1970 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elementary treatise on mechanics : designed for the use of students in the university by William Whewell( Book )

31 editions published between 1819 and 1847 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plurality of worlds by William Whewell( Book )

28 editions published between 1854 and 2012 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on dynamics containing a considerable collection of mechanical problems by William Whewell( Book )

10 editions published between 1823 and 1836 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the foundations of morals : four sermons preached before the University of Cambridge, November, 1837 by William Whewell( Book )

13 editions published between 1837 and 1839 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to dynamics, containing the laws of motion and the first three sections of the Principia by William Whewell( Book )

6 editions published between 1832 and 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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William Whewell's theory of scientific method
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윌리엄 휴얼

ウィリアム・ヒューウェル

威廉·休厄爾

Languages
English (661)

Latin (8)

German (7)

French (6)

Italian (4)

Russian (2)

Covers
Astronomy and general physics considered with reference to natural theologyThe philosophy of the inductive sciences, founded upon their historyWilliam Whewell's theory of scientific methodOn the philosophy of discovery; chapters historical and critical. Including the completion of the 3d ed. of The philosophy of the inductive sciencesThe elements of morality : including polityThe culture demanded by modern life : a series of addresses and arguments on the claims of scientific educationOn the principles of English university education