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Victor Lenzen: Physics and Philosophy: Victor Fritz Lanzen -- Early years: Ferdinand D. Lessing

Interviewee(s):
Lenzen, Victor
Interviewer(s):
Daniel, Edna
Title:
Victor Lenzen: Physics and Philosophy: Victor Fritz Lanzen -- Early years: Ferdinand D. Lessing
Abstract:
Family; California School of Mechanical Arts, San Francisco; physics and philosophy study at UC Berkeley and Harvard: comments on T. S. Eliot, Bertrand Russell, Ralph Barton Perry, Josiah Royce, physics department, UC Berkeley, 1918-27; Europe and the logical positivists, 1930s; the unity of science movement, 1934-40; changes in philosophy and science; comments on education and mathematics teaching.
Subject area(s):
Science, Technology, and Health
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1960
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11235012
Rights:
Lenzen, Victor. "Victor Lenzen: Physics and Philosophy: Victor Fritz Lanzen -- Early years: Ferdinand D. Lessing." Interview by Edna Daniel in 1960. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1965.