Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items for:

History of Science and Technology x Philosophy of Science x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

Richard Yeo.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History of Science and Technology; Philosophy of Science. 7619 words.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science, was born on 24 May 1794 at Brock Street, Lancaster, the eldest of seven children of John...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Ziman, John Michael (1925–2005), physicist and philosopher of science

Michael Berry.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Philosophy of Science; Physics. 1400 words.

Ziman, John Michael (1925–2005), physicist and philosopher of science, was born into a cultured Jewish family at 21 Rustat Road, Cambridge, on 16 May 1925, the elder son and eldest of three...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page