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The first three chapters are personal history, highly picturesque and amusing, illumined by flashes of his lively humor....From here the chapters go on into Philosophy, Education, and Science. covering a span of thrity years though these writings do, they are surprizingly unified. Atlantic
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Published August 31st 1968 by Greenwood Press (first published 1947)
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just got this from Magus Books when I needed some change for bus fare. He's another name that has come up often enough to remember it. The edition I found (from 1964) is just called "Science and Philosophy." Once I've made some progress I'll update with some impressions. It will be interesting to compare him to Popper...
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Alfred North Whitehead, OM FRS (15 February 1861 – 30 December 1947) was an English mathematician and philosopher. He is best known as the defining figure of the philosophical school known as process philosophy, which today has found application to a wide variety of disciplines, including ecology, theology, education, physics, biology, economics, and psychology, among other areas.

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