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Principia Mathematica

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Visit this site: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/principia-mathematica/

Author:A.D.Irvine; Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Description: The philosophy encyclopedia's entry on Principia Mathematica, the landmark work on mathematical logic and the foundations of mathematics written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell. Next to Aristotle's Organon, it is the most influential book on logic ever written. The site describes the history, significance, and contents of the Principia, and includes a bibliography and links to related entries.

Levels: High School (9-12), College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: History and Biography, Logic/Foundations, Philosophy

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