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Lectures and essays by the late William Kingdon Clifford, F.R.S.

by Clifford, William Kingdon

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Published by Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    First edition, 2 vols., 1879; 2d edition, 1 vol., 1886; 3d edition, Eversley series, 2 vols., 1901.

    StatementEd. by Leslie Stephen and Sir Frederick Pollock.
    ContributionsStephen, Leslie, Sir, 1832-1904, ed., Pollock, Frederick, Sir, bart., 1845-1937, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .C63 1901
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6919738M
    LC Control Number02021420
    OCLC/WorldCa4023069

    William Kingdon Clifford FRS (4 May – 3 March ) was an English mathematician and ng on the work of Hermann Grassmann, he introduced what is now termed geometric algebra, a special case of the Clifford algebra named in his honour. The operations of geometric algebra have the effect of mirroring, rotating, translating, and mapping the geometric objects that are being. Lectures and Essays by the Late William Kingdon Clifford, F.R.S. William Kingdon Clifford, Leslie Stephen & Frederick Pollock - - Watts & Co. The Morality of Religious Belief. Clyde Nabe - - Religious Studies 21 (4) -

    William Kingdon Clifford (4 May – 3 March ) was an English mathematician and philosopher. Building on the work of Hermann Grassmann, he introduced what is now termed geometric algebra, a special case of the Clifford algebra named in his honour. William Kingdon Clifford, (born May 4, , Exeter, Devon, England—died March 3, , Madeira Islands, Portugal), British philosopher and mathematician who, influenced by the non-Euclidean geometries of Bernhard Riemann and Nikolay Lobachevsky, wrote “ On the Space-Theory of Matter” (). He presented the idea that matter and energy are simply different types of curvature of space.

    Lectures and Essays by the Late William Kingdon Clifford, F.R.S. by William Kingdon Clifford 5 ratings, average rating, 0 reviews Browse By Tag love (). Introduction to Clifford's Lectures and Essays. We present below the first few pages of the Introduction, written by Frederick Pollock, to William Clifford's Lectures and book was published in after Clifford had died at the age of


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LECTURES AND ESSAYS BY THE LATE WILLIAM KINGDON CLIFFORD CONTENTS BODY AND MIND ON THE NATURE, OF THINGS IN THEMSELVES ON THE SCIENTIFIC BASIS OF MORELS RIGHT AND WRONG: THE SCIENTIFIC GROUND OF THEIR DISTINCTION THE ETHICS OF BELIEF THE ETHICS OF RELIGION THE INFLUENCE UPON MORALITY OF A DECLINE IN RELIGIOUS BELIEF COSMIC EMOTION Cited by:   Lectures and Essays by the Late William Kingdon Clifford, F.R.S.

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Volume 2 shows Clifford's thorough engagement with scientific thought as a method for illuminating ethical and moral questions. Essays such as 'Body and Mind', 'On the Scientific Basis of Morals' and 'The Ethics of Belief' all variously demonstrate Clifford's core tenet: that beliefs - whether they guide human action or scientific enquiry.

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In general, Clifford discusses philosophy, science, and morality. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Clifford, William Kingdon, Lectures and essays, by the late William Kingdon Clifford. London, New York. 4 quotes from Lectures and Essays by the Late William Kingdon Clifford, F.R.S.

(Volume 1): ‘Remember that [scientific thought] is the guide of action; th. Lectures and essays, by the late William Kingdon Clifford. His father (William Clifford) was a book and print seller (mainly of devotional material), an Alderman and a Justice of the Peace.

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For even at the time this book was written—shortly after the foundation of the Alexandrian Museum—Mathematics was no longer the merely ideal science of the Platonic school, but had started on her career of conquest over the whole world of.

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