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For that era did not question the essential validity of older ideas . It recognized
that the new science demanded a certain purification of traditional beliefs - such ,
for example , as the elimination of the supernatural . But in the main , Victorian ...
ROBERT ANDREWS MILLIKAN HERE are three ideas which seem to me to
stand out above all others in the influence they have exerted and are destined to
exert upon the development of the human race . They have appeared at widely ...
It is not important here , however , to inquire whether the principle of determinism
applies to infinitely minute and practically unattainable processes . For it is the
existence of the idea of natural law or orderliness with which we are concerned ...
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Autobiographical essays by Einstein, Bertrand Russell, Dewey, Dreiser, H.G. Wells, Nansen, James Jeans, Babbitt, Arthur Keith, James Adams, H.L. Mencken, Julia Peterkin, Lewis Mumford, G.J. Nathan, Hu ... Read full review