The Palgrave Centenary Companion to Principia Mathematica

  • Nicholas Griffin
  • Bernard Linsky

Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy book series (History of Analytic Philosophy)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. The Influence of PM

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alasdair Urquhart
      Pages 3-20
    3. Reinhard Kahle
      Pages 21-34
    4. Jan Woleński
      Pages 35-55
  3. Russell’s Philosophy of Logic and Logicism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Patricia Blanchette
      Pages 59-78
  4. Type Theory and Ontology

  5. Mathematics in PM

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 435-458

About this book


To mark the centenary of the 1910 to 1913 publication of the monumental Principia Mathematica by Alfred N. Whitehead and Bertrand Russell, this collection of fifteen new essays by distinguished scholars considers the influence and history of PM over the last hundred years.


logic mathematics philosophy philosophy of logic

Editors and affiliations

  • Nicholas Griffin
    • 1
  • Bernard Linsky
    • 2
  1. 1.Bertrand Russell CentreMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.University of AlbertaEdmontonCanada

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