Alfred North Whitehead


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Noun1.Alfred North Whitehead - English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947)Alfred North Whitehead - English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947)
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According to Alfred North Whitehead, ideas won't keep; something must be done about them.
2) Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell, Principia Mathematica, Volumes I-III (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1910-1913).
While Robin Collingwood, CS Pierce and Alfred North Whitehead are not usually considered as dialecticians, it is clear.
The theistic thought of Alfred North Whitehead as an alternative between classical theism and religious skepticism.
He taught as if he were playing billiards, cueing bank shots with a thought from Socrates, then aiming at a side pocket with a theory from Wittgenstein, and finally running the table with Hegel, Kant, Dewey and Alfred North Whitehead.
Both Judith Butler and Alfred North Whitehead have helped her to move beyond what might seem the narrow doctrinal tradition of the past.
The British philosopher Alfred North Whitehead famously observed that "[civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them" (1911, 46), and F.
When "freshness has gone" and "bitterness remains," philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once argued, "satire is the last flicker of originality.
As Alfred North Whitehead noted in the 1950s, almost everything we worry about in the present also obsessed Plato over two millennia ago.
Editors Gaskill and Nocek present students, academics, and general-interest readers with a collection of academic articles and essays that together provide a comprehensive introduction to the philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead, arguing that his work as a philosopher has advanced the collective understanding of live in the posthuman era.
Alfred North Whitehead a century ago encouraged the use of "technological aids" (p.
The remainder of the list included Principia Mathematica by Bertrand Russell and Alfred North Whitehead, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Qu'ran, The Wealth of Nations and The Double Helix.