Reminiscences about the 1930s

Phillips, Ralph
June 1994
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer94, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p6
Academic Journal
Presents the state of American mathematics in the 1930s from the perspective of Ralph Phillips as a beginning mathematician. Anti-semitic discrimination of academicians during the 1930s; Career history of Phillips; Association of Phillips with the different academic institutions; Mentors of Phillips; Academic position of Phillips at the Harvard University; Job market in mathematics in the 1930s.


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