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1. Sir Arthur Eddington (Men in Physics
2. Space, Time and Gravitation: An
3. ...Science and the unseen world,
4. Space, Time and Gravitation: An
5. The Nature of the Physical World.
6. The Expanding Universe: Astronomy's
7. Proceedings of the Sir Arthur
8. The Eddington Enigma
9. The Mathematical Theory of Relativity
10. From Paracelsus to Newton: Magic
11. Science and the Unseen World
12. The life of Arthur Stanley Eddington
13. The sources of Eddington's philosophy
14. Empire of the Stars: Obsession,
15. Science and the unseen world /
16. Science and the Unseen World
17. The Internal Constitution of the
18. Practical Mystic: Religion, Science,
19. New Pathways in Science
20. Science and Religion. A Symposium.

1. Sir Arthur Eddington (Men in Physics Series)
by C. Kilmister
 Hardcover: 288 Pages (1966-01)
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2. Space, Time and Gravitation: An Outline of the General Relativity Theory (Classic Reprint)
by Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington
Paperback: 232 Pages (2010-04-15)
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WHAT IS GEOMETRY? A conversation between- An experimental PHYSICIST. A pure MATHEMATICIAN. A RELATIVIST who advocates the newer conceptions of time and space in physice. Rel. There is a well-known proposition of Euclid which states that "Any two sides of a triangle are together greater than the third side." Can either of you tell me whether nowadays there is good reason to believe that this proposition is true? Math. For my part, I am quite unable to say whether the proposition is true or not. I can deduce it by trustworthy reasoning from certain other propositions or axioms, which are supposed to be still more elementary. If these axioms are true, the proposition is true; if the axioms are not true, the proposition is not true universally. Whether the axioms are true or not I cannot say, and it is outside my province to consider. Phys. But is it not claimed that the truth or these axioms is self-evident? Math. They are by no means self-evirlent to

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5-0 out of 5 stars Wonderful explanation of hard stuff
Eddington explains general relativity much better than Einstein himself.The Master's book for general readers is frustratingly uninformative.Leaving the math to the physicists, Sir Arthur starts with commonly experienced phenomena, proceeding step-by-step through the simpler but still mind-blowing concepts of special relativity, arriving finally at the truly brain-twisting world of general relativity.That's where gravity and black holes live.The truth of these ideas is really beyond the comprehension of 3-D organisms like us.The mathematicians can work out the mechanics and the details, but none of us can really quite "get it."Einstein gives up on the task early, but Eddington sticks with it, taking the reader much farther into Einstein's explanation of the reality in which we - all unknowing - live. ... Read more

3. ...Science and the unseen world, (Swarthmore lecture)
by Arthur Stanley Eddington
 Hardcover: 56 Pages (1929)

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4. Space, Time and Gravitation: An Outline of the General Relativity Theory
by Arthur S. Eddington
 Hardcover: 226 Pages (1920-01-03)
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This classic book is essential reading for all those interested in the development of modern physics. Sir Arthur Eddington's account of the general theory of relativity, 'without,' as he says in his preface, 'introducing anything very technical in the way of mathematics, physics or philosophy', was first published in the exciting days of 1920 soon after the first objective tests of the theory had demonstrated its validity. The book was at once received with acclamation by reviewers and remains today one of the simplest and most straightforward accounts in print. The reviewer in the Athenaeum described it as 'a masterly book. The arrangement, the vigour and ease of the reasoning, the felicity of illustration, the clear, flexible prose and (we must mention it) the wit, make this book one of the most adequate and engaging attempts at the non-technical exposition of a scientific theory that it has ever been our good fortune to encounter.' This reissue includes a foreword by Sir Hermann Bondi, FRS, giving a brief appraisal of the book, and placing it in its historical and scientific context. ... Read more

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3-0 out of 5 stars easy to digest
If everyone can write a book like that, we'd all be authors.

This book is old and the author writes as an observer most of the time, fantastic.

4-0 out of 5 stars A time piece
Very clear, straightforward presentation of GR in the spirit of Einstein and also Schrödinger, easy to read. But also too easy to miss the main points of the physics/geometry (see Misner, Thorne, and Wheeler) while becoming an expert at manipulating tensors in general coordinate systems. Very nice presentation of parallel transport and Weyl's formulation of gauge transformations. Better, more recent treatments using awareness of Lie algebras show the connection of curvature with noncommuting translations/operators, and emphasize the importance of relativistic invariance and local coordinate systems (physics). Einstein wrote of general covariance as if it would be a physical principle (it isn't), and this confusion wasn't cleared up for a long time.

5-0 out of 5 stars Great learning fromone of the greatest of modern astronome
First off, this is the guy who made the famous remark when he was asked "Is it true you are among the three people who understand relativity" and he responded, "I wonder who is the third!". The Astronomer Royal, Eddington was counted on as a very good mathematician by even mathematicians (Hardy for instance) and an even better physicist. He was embroiled (now legend) with Chandrasekhar in the thirties on the quantum mechanics of dying stars. Chandra worked extensively with Eddington and described his writing style in glowing terms.

When he writes, you don't get the feeling of pomp in his style, considering his stature. On the contrary his style is very engaging and leaves you impressed! His mathematical treatment to the relativity is even more accessible!

Fantastic Book!!!! ... Read more

5. The Nature of the Physical World.
by Arthur Eddington
 Hardcover: Pages (1947)

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5-0 out of 5 stars Meaning Behind the Mathematical Symbols
This is an extremely good book that contains a series of lectures delivered to lay audience by this great physicist. It reveals the deep meaning behind the mathematical symbols and equations in modern physics. It's incomparable in this regard. The book is very easy to understand. The writing flows smoothly and beautifully. Great metaphors comes out effortlessly, one after another. It is very enjoyable reading.

5-0 out of 5 stars good book!
This book started me on physics, way way back. I wish it were in print gain. ... Read more

6. The Expanding Universe: Astronomy's 'Great Debate', 1900-1931 (Cambridge Science Classics)
by Arthur Eddington
Paperback: 156 Pages (1988-01-29)
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Long out of print, this classic book investigates the experimental determination of one of the fundamental constants of astrophysics and its significance for astronmy.The Expanding Universeoffers a unique sidelight on the history of ideas and Eddington's artistry; his evident enjoyment of writing and exposition shine through. Astrophysicists and historians of science will find that this reissue sheds fascinating light on one of Britain's greatest scientists. Sir William McCrea has supplied the Preface. ... Read more

7. Proceedings of the Sir Arthur Eddington Centenary Symposium: On Relativity Theory
by Y. Choquet-Bruhat
 Hardcover: 284 Pages (1985-04)
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8. The Eddington Enigma
by David Stanley Evans, David S. Evans
Hardcover: 200 Pages (1998-11)
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In the Thirties and Forties, Eddington's name was a household word as a result of his publication of semi-popular books of science and philosophy -- often controversial. He was also revered for his contributions to astronomy and physics. ... Read more

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4-0 out of 5 stars Good, but brief
Eddington was an astrophysicist that did acclaimed work on the physics of stars, and attempted a very ambitious "theory of everything" that, none too differently from many others, did not receive favorable attention. In addition, he developed a philosophy of science that has been largely ignored, perhaps not surprisingly because it can't be a popular idea that much science attributed to the objective world actually is about scientists and the limitations of the thinking mind. The "enigma" of the title is perhaps that Eddington became fascinated by very general issues of philosophy, instead of sticking to hard science where footing is clearer, or perhaps that a man with an outstanding reputation and high public visibility could so completely fade from public view.

This book is helpful in describing Eddington's life, at least from a public viewpoint, and in placing his astronomical and relativity contributions in a modern context. It also describes his "theory of everything" in enough detail to satisfy a lay reader, but in my view does not explain clearly its poor reception. The clearest statement of its shortcomings is that it assumed that certain constants of physical laws were well-defined numbers independent of measurement. Unfortunately, the deduced values are slightly different from today's measured values. However, the real issue is probably that no one understood how to generalize his approach, and so fashionable thought drifted off elsewhere. References are supplied to search further.

The philosophical views of Eddington are touched upon, but are not a strong interest of the author. This material is not put into modern context, nor critiqued in any detail. The author appears to think that this work was an aberration of mind inspired by a need to reconcile a Quaker upbringing with a scientific mentality. The "World of Mathematics" contains a much clearer, more convincing and more involving account by Eddington himself.

For me, this book filled in a lot of interesting detail, expanded my understanding of Eddington's astronomical and relativity thinking, connected Eddington's life with his contemporaries, and provided a good starting point to look further. Not a bad accomplishment, and quite readable.

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9. The Mathematical Theory of Relativity
by Arthur Stanley Eddington
Paperback: 182 Pages (2010-01-14)
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Publisher: Cambridge, [Eng.] : The University pressPublication date: 1923Subjects: Relativity (Physics)Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be numerous typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes.When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com where you can select from more than a million books for free. You can also preview the book there. ... Read more

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1-0 out of 5 stars A Dollar Is Too Much For This Printing.
This is an absolutely atrocious edition.The equations are not typeset.Do not waste your time.In short if you do not understand math, this is the edition for you. ... Read more

10. From Paracelsus to Newton: Magic and the Making of Modern Science (Arthur Stanley Eddington Memorial Lecture)
by Charles Webster
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11. Science and the Unseen World
by Arthur Stanley Eddington
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Physicist and astronomer Arthur Eddington tested Einstein's Theory of Relativity at an eclipse in 1919. A lifelong Quaker, his 1929 Swarthmore Lecture explores how science and religion define and look at reality. 'You will understand the true spirit neither of science nor of religion unless seeking is placed in the forefront.''He puts a strong line against simplistic reductionism in relation to our minds . He emphasizes that when we ask the question, "What are we to think of it all? What is it all about?", the answer must embrace but not be limited to the scientific answer.His lecture explores this in a delightful way, that remains fully relevant today.' - Prof. George Ellis'The attitude of the scientist, here so admirably explained, is the attitude, also, of the mystic. Experience, to both, is what matters most."'- The Sufi Quarterly, 1929. ... Read more

12. The life of Arthur Stanley Eddington
by Allie Vibert Douglas
 Hardcover: 207 Pages (1957)

Asin: B0007J48LG
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13. The sources of Eddington's philosophy (Arthur Stanley Eddington memorial lecture)
by Herbert Dingle
 Paperback: 63 Pages (1954)

Asin: B0006AUBJE
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14. Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes
by Arthur I. Miller
Hardcover: 384 Pages (2005-04-25)
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In August 1930, on a voyage from Madras to London, a young Indian looked up at the stars and contemplated their fate. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar--Chandra, as he was called--calculated that certain stars would suffer a strange and violent death, collapsing to virtually nothing. This extraordinary claim, the first mathematical description of black holes, brought Chandra into direct conflict with Sir Arthur Eddington, one of the greatest astrophysicists of the day. Eddington ridiculed the young man's idea at a meeting of the Royal Astronomy Society in 1935, sending Chandra into an intellectual and emotional tailspin--and hindering the progress of astrophysics for nearly forty years.
Empire of the Stars is the dramatic story of this intellectual debate and its implications for twentieth-century science. Arthur I. Miller traces the idea of black holes from early notions of "dark stars" to the modern concepts of wormholes, quantum foam, and baby universes. In the process, he follows the rise of two great theories--relativity and quantum mechanics--that meet head on in black holes. Empire of the Stars provides a unique window into the remarkable quest to understand how stars are born, how they live, and, most portentously (for their fate is ultimately our own), how they die.
It is also the moving tale of one man's struggle against the establishment--an episode that sheds light on what science is, how it works, and where it can go wrong. Miller exposes the deep-seated prejudices that plague even the most rational minds. Indeed, it took the nuclear arms race to persuade scientists to revisit Chandra's work from the 1930s, for the core of a hydrogen bomb resembles nothing so much as an exploding star. Only then did physicists realize the relevance, truth, and importance of Chandra's work, which was finally awarded a Nobel Prize in 1983.
Set against the waning days of the British Empire and taking us right up to the present, this sweeping history examines the quest to understand one of the most forbidding phenomena in the universe, as well as the passions that fueled that quest over the course of a century.
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4-0 out of 5 stars Informative, entertaining, but marred by technical errors
I enjoyed this book and recommend it. It is a highly entertaining, informative, and well-researched book. If you've read Wali's bio "Chandra", you should read this book, which gives a somewhat darker view of Chandrasekhar the man. I particularly liked the detailed endnotes, which give many historical insights.

The villain in this story is Eddington, who did excellent work in his early career, but simply lost the power of rational argument in his old age. Like Linus Pauling, Eddington suffered from "great old man disease". (It only strikes males, perhaps because testosterone levels are involved.) The course of this disease is: tremendously successful early career causing self-confidence to morph into hubris, followed by the belief that one's intuition is so powerful that it cannot be wrong. In late stages, the disease causes the victim to attempt to alter experimental evidence to match beliefs.

I think the author exaggerates the importance of the Chandra-Eddington "debate" in 20th century physics, but that does not detract from the book's value.

Unfortunately, this book is marred many technical errors. Clearly, the author is not a scientist and the book was never edited by someone with a technical background.I list a few statements, some of which are wrong, and others are, as Wolfgang Pauli would say, "are not even wrong".

p.45 Referring to Sirius A, the brightest star in the sky: "The fact that it can be observed with a telescope shows how extraordinarily bright it is."Is this a typo? Did the author mean "without a telescope"? Doesn't matter, since the sentence makes no sense either way.
p.48,49. Explaining that Eddington incorrectly assumed that a star has a chemical composition similar to Earth's (rather than the Sun's actual compostion of 3/4 H, 1/4 He which gives it a molecular weight of 2) and so "Eddingtion adopted a mean molecular weight of 2.1."At first I assumed this was a typo, but the mistake is repeated throughout the text.
p.54. "Another mystery that Eddington wanted to crack was how a white dwarf could be so small yet so dense."Throughout, the author makes puzzling statements about density.
p.69. "... the electrical charge of the electron, which is 10^-10 in terms of size (measured in centimeters);...;the Planck constant, as measure of scale in the atomic world and smaller still, 10^-27; ..."Which is bigger: 20 pounds for 400 inches?
p.157 Referring to a teaspoonful of stellar matter: "The same tiny amount of neutron star matter would weigh a billion tons, probably enough to take it plunging through Earth."Yes, probably.
p.160. Kapitza is referred to as "a discoverer of superconductivity"(confusing superfluidity with superconductivity)
p.165 "Another question was whether fusion could be initiated by thermonuclear reactions."fusion is a thermonuclear reaction

Throughout, the author uses the word "dim" and it is never clear whether he intends the word to mean intrinsic luminosity, apparent brightness, surface brightness or what.This leads to very odd statements such as p.180 referring to a white dwarf, "It has burned up nearly all of its fuel, making it dim, but has undergone extreme contraction... making it hot."or p.221 "If Cygnus A were closer ... it would have a "luminosity" 10 million times that of the entire Milky Way."
The author reports all stellar distances in miles, never light-years, and he refuses to use scientific notation: p.221 Cygnus A is "4500 million trillion miles away"
p.225. Referring to Chandra's calculations of a supermassive stellar remnant in a quasar "it would have to collapse completely and would therefore cease to exist."
p.227 "its spin is the number of times it rotates per second".Confusing angular momentum and angular velocity.
p.225 Author explains that the Large Hadron Collider will be able to produce photons with a wavelength equal to the Planck length. I wish!
p.269, Referring to neutrinos: "They interact so weakly that they can fly through space for 3 trillion miles unhampered."Through space? Empty space? (As Dave Barry would say, I'm not making this up.)

5-0 out of 5 stars Excellent History of Astrophysics
This is really a book on the history of astrophysics - the science of stars. However, in developing this exposition, the author has chosen to focus on two of the main contributors to the field: Eddington and Chandrasekhar. Both were geniuses of the highest order - one (Eddington), feared for his venomous attacks (in scientific fora) on those who disagreed with his theories but who, otherwise, was a truly likeable gentleman; the other (Chandrasekhar), a more complex individual "confident in his own brilliance, yet permanently bitter at never having received the recognition he thought was his due" (p. 297). The writing style is clear, engaging and free of unnecessary technical jargon, thus making the book accessible to a wider audience. Various theories on how it was thought that stars shine and eventually die are presented, culminating with modern day theories. This excellent book will likely be most appreciated by science buffs.

3-0 out of 5 stars Fascinating, informative, but not altogether convincing
This biography of the astrophysicist and mathematical prodigy Subramanyan Chandrasekhar is a very good survey of the twentieth-century flowering of astrophysics.Physics, chemistry, and astronomy were beginning to feed into each other and reach critical mass, which would result in the supernova of celestial discovery that marked the rest of the century.In this telling, Chandra had a brilliant insight which, although it would prove to be the key to most future theorizing about black holes, was at the time unsupported by anything except a seemingly airtight set of mathematical calculations.These were rejected by Sir Arthur Eddington, the foremost astrophysicist of the day, in a most public and humiliating way.As is the way of science at its best, time and the accretion of aggregate research finally proved Chandra correct and Eddington wrong.

The public hiding Eddington gave Chandra rankled the young Indian for the rest of his life.Even winning the Nobel prize didn't make bygones be bygones.Chandra is depicted as being alternately resentful and ostentatiously collegial with Eddington, a sign of his conflicted feelings. Eddington isn't around to stick up for himself, and as the author notes, there is very little in the way of biographical information about him.The author goes on about class, racism, and even closeted homosexuality in an effort to explain Eddington's refusal to accept Chandra's insight.Those qualities were indeed extant in 1930s England, but the author comes very close to unfairly tarring Eddington by implication.There's no proof, so he should have let the mystery stand as is.

That said, the story of Chandra is a great starting point for telling the story of astrophysics over the last 80 years. As such, it is warmly recommended.

Some fair use quotations:

"On next Monday I am 21!I am almost ashamed to confess it. Years run apace, but nothing done!I wish I had been more concentrated, directed and disciplined in my work.
-- Subrahmanyan Chadrasekhar, letter to his father, 1932, in Arthur I. Miller, Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes, 2005"

"Technical journals are filled with elaborate papers on conditions in the interiors of model gaseous spheres, but these discussions have, for the most part, the character of exercises in mathematical physics rather than astronomical investigations, and it is difficult to judge the degree of resemblance between the models and actual stars.Differential equations are like servants in livery: it is honourable to be able to command them, but they are "yes" men, loyally giving support and amplification to the ideas entrusted to them by their master. -- Paul W. Merrill, The Nature of Variable Stars, 1938, quoted in Arthur I. Miller Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes, 2005"

"In my entire scientific life, extending over forty-five years, the most shattering experience has been the realisation that [New Zealand mathematician Roy Kerr's] exact solution of Einstein's equations of general relativity provides the *absolutely exact representation* of untold numbers of massive black holes that populate the universe.This "shuddering before the beautiful," this incredible fact that a discovery motivated by a search after the beautiful in mathematics should find its exact replica in Nature, persuades me to say that beauty is that to which the human mind responds at its deepest and most profound.
-- Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, 1975, quoted in Arthur I. Miller,
Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest
for Black Holes, 2005"

"You may think I have used a hammer to crack eggs, but I have cracked eggs!
-- Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, on his habitual use of zillions of equations in his papers, quoted in Arthur I. Miller Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes, 2005"

5-0 out of 5 stars Ample, Clear, Informative, Intelligent
If you like books described by the title above, you'll enjoy Empire of the Stars. The core of the book is a straightforward biography of Chandrasekhar, but that story is well wrapped in a social history of the international scientific community of the 20th Century. Author Arthur Miller does not convince all readers of his bold thesis that the clash between Chandra and Eddington impeded scientific progress by decades, but the interest of the book does not hinge on that dramatic device.

3-0 out of 5 stars Lacks Focus
An interesting read, but this book lacks focus. Sometimes it is a biography of Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar with a little physics background; sometimes it's a history of thinking in the astrophysics community with a little biographical background; and sometimes it feels like a who's who of astronomers and physicist from the 30's to the 80's. As an extra-added bonus, we get a random collection of information about the Manhattan Project and nuclear weapons design. ... Read more

15. Science and the unseen world / by Arthur Stanley Edington
by Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington (1882-1944
Paperback: Pages (1929-01-01)

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16. Science and the Unseen World
by Arthur Stanley Eddington
Hardcover: 91 Pages (1930-12)

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17. The Internal Constitution of the Stars (Cambridge Science Classics)
by Arthur S. Eddington
Paperback: 424 Pages (1988-01-29)
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The publication of The Internal Constitution of the Stars by Arthur Eddington in 1926 was a major landmark in the development of modern theoretical astrophysics. Not only did Eddington effectively create the discipline of the structure, constitution, and the evolution of the stars, but he also recognised and established the basic elements of our present understanding of the subject. The influence of the book is indicated by the remark by H. N. Russell in 1945: 'This volume has every claim to be regarded as a masterpiece of the first rank'. ... Read more

18. Practical Mystic: Religion, Science, and A. S. Eddington
by Matthew Stanley
Hardcover: 320 Pages (2007-11-01)
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Science and religion have long been thought incompatible. But nowhere has this apparent contradiction been more fully resolved than in the figure of A. S. Eddington (1882–1944), a pioneer in astrophysics, relativity, and the popularization of science, and a devout Quaker. Practical Mystic uses the figure of Eddington to shows how religious and scientific values can interact and overlap without compromising the integrity of either.

Eddington was a world-class scientist who not only maintained his religious belief throughout his scientific career but also defended the interrelation of science and religion while drawing inspiration from both for his practices. For instance, at a time when a strict adherence to deductive principles of physics had proved fruitless for understanding the nature of stars, insights from Quaker mysticism led Eddington to argue that an outlook less concerned with certainty and more concerned with further exploration was necessary to overcome the obstacles of incomplete and uncertain knowledge.

By examining this intersection between liberal religion and astrophysics, Practical Mystic questions many common assumptions about the relationship between science and spirituality. Matthew Stanley’s analysis of Eddington’s personal convictions also reveals much about the practice, production, and dissemination of scientific knowledge at the beginning of the twentieth century.
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4-0 out of 5 stars Other documents of the time and on topic
Sir Arthur Eddington and Sir James Jeans had a powerful
impact on the thinking of Benjamin Lee Whorf, the famous
anthropological linguist.How Whorf absorbed and transformed
their ideas in his polemical and academic writings is a
fascinating chapter in the history of ideas.

"The Benjamin Lee Whorf Legacy" CD-ROM is described in detail
at petercrollins.com and can be purchased for libraries at that

So much of what was explored by Eddington, Jeans, and Whorf is
directly relevant to current debates about the age of the earth,
Darwinism, etc.It is upsetting to watch the current defenders of
faith NOT use this information to help their argument;then and
now, the defense of faith has not been without sophisticated and
scientific advocates!

Peter Rollins

5-0 out of 5 stars Thorough, well-written, and ground-breaking
This is the first work I've read by Matthew Stanley - he is insightful and thorough, using Eddington as a focus for delving into the hot topic of science and religion.The book is extremely well-written, and clear enough for the lay reader to understand.I highly recommend it for anyone interested in the interaction of science and religion. ... Read more

19. New Pathways in Science
by arthur eddington
 Paperback: Pages (1944-01-01)

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20. Science and Religion. A Symposium.
by J S ; Eddington, Arthur et al; Huxley, Julian Haldane
 Paperback: Pages (1931)

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