Alfred North Whitehead
#169 Overall Influence

Alfred North Whitehead

English mathematician and philosopher

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Alfred North Whitehead 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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University of London
University of London

Federal research university in London, England

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Imperial College London
Imperial College London

Public research university located in London, United Kingdom

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University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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#22 World Rank
Mathematics
#22 World Rank
Religious Studies
#33 World Rank
Philosophy
#135 World Rank
Physics