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Jourdain, Philip E. B. (Philip Edward Bertrand) 1879-1919

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Works: 70 works in 276 publications in 5 languages and 4,132 library holdings
Genres: History  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Writer of accompanying material, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: QA248, 512.817
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Most widely held works about Philip E. B Jourdain
 
Most widely held works by Philip E. B Jourdain
Contributions to the founding of the theory of transfinite numbers by Georg Cantor( Book )

42 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on the life and work of Newton by Augustus De Morgan( Book )

13 editions published between 1914 and 1973 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and root of the principle of the conservation of energy by Ernst Mach( Book )

16 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and German and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Austrian scientist Ernst Mach (1838-1916) carried out work of importance in several fields of enquiry, including physics, physiology and psychology. In this short work, first published in German in 1872 and translated here into English in 1911 by Philip E.B. Jourdain (1879-1919) from the 1909 second edition, Mach discusses the formulation of one of science's most fundamental theories. He provides his interpretation of the principle of the conservation of energy, claiming its foundations are not in mechanical physics. Mach's 1868 work on the definition of mass - one of his most significant contributions to mechanics - has been incorporated here. His perspective on the topic as a whole remains relevant to those interested in the history of science and the theory of knowledge. Also reissued in this series in English translation are Mach's The Science of Mechanics (1893) and Popular Scientific Lectures (1895)."--Page 4 of cover
The nature of mathematics by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

18 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title Page; Copyright Page; PREFACE; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER I - THE GROWTH OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCE IN ANCIENT TIMES; CHAPTER II - THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF MODERN MATHEMATICS-ALGEBRA; CHAPTER III - THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF MODERN MATHEMATICS-ANALYTICAL GEOMETRY AND THE METHOD OF INDIVISIBLES; CHAPTER IV - THE BEGINNINGS OF THE APPLICATION OF MATHEMATICS TO NATURAL SCIENCE-THE SCIENCE OF DYNAMICS; CHAPTER V - THE RISE OF MODERN MATHEMATICS-THE INFINITESIMAL CALCULUS; CHAPTER VI - MODERN VIEWS OF LIMITS AND NUMBERS; CHAPTER VII - THE NATURE OF MATHEMATICS
Abhandlungen über die Prinzipien der Mechanik von Lagrange, Rodrigues, Jacobi und Gauss by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

3 editions published in 1908 in German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of Mr. B*rtr*nd R*ss*ll; with an appendix of leading passages from certain other works by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

22 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theorie der erdgestalt nach gesetzen der hydrostatik by Clairaut( Book )

8 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhandlung über die darstellung der funktionen durch trigonometrische reihen (1876) by Paul Du Bois-Reymond( Book )

16 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in German and Undetermined and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwei abhandlungen über unendliche (1871) und trigonometrische reihen (1874) by Paul Du Bois-Reymond( Book )

15 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in German and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The principle of least action by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

8 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected essays on the history of set theory and logics (1906-1918) by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhandlungen uber die Prinzipien der Mechanik by J. L Lagrange( Book )

6 editions published in 1908 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rein analytischer Beweis des Lehrsatzes, dass zwischen je zwey Werthen, die ein entgegengesetztes Resultat gewähren, wenigstens eine reelle Wurzel der Gleichung liege by Bernard Bolzano( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhandlungen über jene Grundsätze der Mechanik, die Integrale der Differentialgleichungen liefern by Isaac Newton( Book )

5 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwei Abhandlungen über unendliche und trigonometrische Reihen by Paul Du Bois-Reymond( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philosophy of Mr. B*rtr*nd R*ss*ll With an Appendix of Leading Passages from Certain Other Works. a Skit by Philip E. B Jourdain( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This skit of Bertrand Russell's philosophy was originally published in 1918 by Russell's correspondent friend Jourdain. The introduction explains that the contents purport to be lost papers written by Mr. B*rtr*nd R*ss*ll, a contemporary of Bertrand Russell. This politically humorous volume from the early 20th Century parodies the writing style of Russell as well as his theories
The philosophy of Mr. B*rtr*nd R*ss*11 with an appendix of the leading passages from certain other works by Philip E. B Jourdain( )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Jourdain, P. 1879-1919

Jourdain, P. E.

Jourdain, P. E. B.

Jourdain, Philip.

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Jourdain, Philip E.

Jourdain, Philip E. 1879-1919

Jourdain, Philip E. B.

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Jourdain, Philip E. B. 1879-1919. ed

Jourdain, Philip E. B. (Philip Edward Bertrand), 1879-1919

Jourdain, Philip Edward

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Philip Jourdain British logician

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