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Lewis, Albert C.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 1,037 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs  Conference proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: B1649, 192
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Most widely held works about Albert C Lewis
 
Most widely held works by Albert C Lewis
Philosophical papers, 1896-99 by Bertrand Russell( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundations of logic, 1903-05 by Bertrand Russell( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the period from the beginning of Russell's work on Volume Two of the Principles of Mathematics to the critical discovery of the theory of descriptions in 1905. Foundations of Logic gives a vivid picture of Russell wrestling with the logical paradoxes, often unsuccessfully, as he tries out one foundational scheme after another. This volume provides the key to both Bertrand Russell's philosophy of logic and philosophy of mathematics. It includes unpublished work on the theory of denoting which predates Russell's famous article of 1905 and unpublished manuscripts on the so-called "zig-zag" theory with which Russell attempted to provide a type-free foundation for mathematics. The volume also gathers together for the first time a number of reviews and survey articles, along with two talks on modality and truth. It will be an essential addition to any Bertrand Russell collection.-- Publisher description
The history of mathematics from antiquity to the present a selective annotated bibliography by Joseph Warren Dauben( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selected bibliography on the history of mathematics. Contains over 4,800 bibliographic entries with annotations
Hermann Grassmann : from past to future : Grassmann's work in context : Grassmann bicentennial conference, September 2009( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Einstein, 1879-1955 : a centenary exhibit of manuscripts, books, and portraits selected from the Humanities Research Center collections by Albert C Lewis( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermann Grassmann from past to future : Grassmann's work in context by Hans-Joachim Petsche( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Hermann Graßmann (1809-1877), an interdisciplinary conference was held in Potsdam, Germany, and in Graßmann's hometown Szczecin, Poland. The idea of the conference was to present a multi-faceted picture of Graßmann, and to uncover the complexity of the factors that were responsible for his creativity. The conference demonstrated not only the very influential reception of his work at the turn of the 20th century, but also the unexpected modernity of his ideas, and their continuing development in the 21st century. This book contains 37 papers presented at the conference. They investigate the significance of Graßmann's work for philosophical as well as for scientific and methodological questions, for comparative philology in general and for Indology in particular, for psychology, physiology, religious studies, musicology, didactics, and, last but not least, mathematics. In addition, the book contains numerous illustrations and English translations of original sources, which are published here for the first time. These include life histories of Graßmann (written by his son Justus) and of his brother Robert (written by Robert himself), as well as the paper "On the concept and extent of pure theory of number'' by Justus Graßmann (the father). In November 2010 the capital of the federal state of Brandenburg (Germany) chose the Graßmann Conference as the first-time winner of the Potsdam Conference-Award in the category "Innovative and/or exceptional events
Hermann Graßmann - From Past to Future: Graßmann's Work in Context : Graßmann Bicentennial Conference, September 2009( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Botany from Linnaeus to Lamarck by Albert C Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain paths to freedom : Russia and China, 1919-22 by Bertrand Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical analysis of Grassmann's Ausdehnungslehre of 1844 by Albert C Lewis( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected papers of Bertrand Russell by Bertrand Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extension theory by Hermann Grassmann( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Ausdehnungslehre of 1862 is Grassmann's most mature presentation of his "extension theory". The work was unique in capturing the full sweep of his mathematical achievements." "Compared to Grassmann's first book, Lineale Ausdehnungslehre, this book contains an enormous amount of new material, including a detailed development of the inner product and its relation to the concept of angle, the "theory of functions" from the point of view of extension theory, and Grassmann's contribution to the Pfaff problem. In many ways, this book is the version of Grassmann's system most accessible to contemporary readers."--Jacket
From Past to Future: Gra¿qmann's Work in Context : Gra¿qmann Bicentennial Conference, September 2009 00( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected papers of Bertrand Russell by Bertrand Russell( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected papers of Bertrand Russell by Bertrand Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Past to Future: Gra qmann's Work in Context Gra qmann Bicentennial Conference, September 2009 00( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Peirce selected philosophical writings. Volume 2, 1893-1913 by Charles S Peirce( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From past to future Grassmann's work in context : Grassmann Bicentennial Conference 2009 by Hans-Joachim Petsche( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Past to Future: Gramann's Work in Context Gramann Bicentennial Conference, September 2009 by Hans-Joachim Petsche( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, Albert C.

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Hermann Graßmann - From Past to Future: Graßmann's Work in Context : Graßmann Bicentennial Conference, September 2009Uncertain paths to freedom : Russia and China, 1919-22The essential Peirce selected philosophical writings. Volume 2, 1893-1913