Reference numberEC/1908/15
Previous numbersCert XII, 272
TitleRussell, Bertrand Arthur William, 3rd Earl Russell: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationLate fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. Distinguished for his researches concerning the Principles of Mathematics and the Mathematical Treatment of the Logic of Relations. Author of the following books: 'An Essay on the Foundations of Geometry' (Cambridge University Press, 1897, translated into French); 'A Critical Exposition of the Philosophy of Leibnitz' (Cambridge University Press, 1897); 'The Principles of Mathematics,' vol i (Cambridge University Press, 1903). Also of the following memoirs: 'Sur la Logique des Relations, avec des Applications a la Theorie des Series' (Revista di Matematica, vol vii); 'Theorie Generale des Series bien Ordonnees' (ibid, vol viii); 'On some Difficulties in the Theory of Transfinite Numbers and Order Types' (Proc Lond Math Soc, Ser 2, vol iv); 'The Theory of Implication' (Amer Journ of Math vol xxviii); 'Geometry, Non-Euclidean' (Encycl Brit, 1902); 'L'Idee d'Ordre et la Position Absolue dans l'Espace et le Temps' (Bibliotheque du Congres Intern de Philosophie, vol iii, 1901, Paris); and of many other memoirs on similar subjects published in 'Mind' and in the 'Revue de Metaphysique et de Morale.'
ProposersA N Whitehead; A R Forsyth; W Burnside; E W Hobson; George H Darwin; H Head; K Pearson; Robert S Ball; E Divers
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Russell, Bertrand Arthur William, 3rd Earl Russell: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA1187Russell; Bertrand Arthur William (1872 - 1970); 3rd Earl Russell1872 - 1970
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