Ivor Grattan-Guinness

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Ivor Grattan-Guinness in 2003.

Ivor Grattan-Guinness (23 June 1941 – 12 December 2014) was a English historian and mathematician. He was a historian of mathematics and logic.[1]

Grattan-Guinness was born in Bakewell, Derbyshire. He gained his bachelor degree as a Mathematics Scholar at Wadham College, Oxford, and an MSc (Econ) in Mathematical Logic and the Philosophy of Science at the London School of Economics in 1966.[2] He died on 12 December 2014, aged 73.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Crilly, Tony (2014-12-31). "Ivor Grattan-Guinness obituary". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2019-12-02.
  2. "Editor Profile: Professor Ivor Grattan-Guinness" (PDF). Taylor & Francis. March 2005. Retrieved 11 January 2012.
  3. The Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics: Recent News (Accessed Dec 16th 2014)

Other websites[change | change source]