List of examples of Stigler's law

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Stigler's law concerns the supposed tendency of eponymous expressions for scientific discoveries to honor people other than their respective originators.

Examples include:

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HI[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Alzheimer´s Disease"
  2. ^ "Bessemer process". Britannica 2. Encyclopædia Britannica. 2005. p. 168. 
  3. ^ "Kelly, William". Britannica 6. Encyclopædia Britannica. 2005. p. 791. 
  4. ^ Heath, I. "Unacceptable File Operations in a Relational Database." Proc. 1971 ACM SIGFIDET Workshop on Data Description, Access, and Control, San Diego, California (November 11–12, 1971).
  5. ^ Date, C.J. Database in Depth: Relational Theory for Practitioners. O'Reilly (2005), p. 142.
  6. ^ http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/~grg/books/rcmdraftchap1.pdf
  7. ^ Hodrick, Robert, and Edward C. Prescott (1997), "Postwar U.S. Business Cycles: An Empirical Investigation," Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, 29 (1), 1–16.
  8. ^ Whittaker, E. T. (1923): On a new method of graduation, Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Association, 78, 81-89 - as quoted in Philips 2010
  9. ^ Cf. Clifford A. Pickover, De Arquímides a Hawking,p. 137
  10. ^ PhD-Design Discussion List, 7 January 2013, https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=ind1301&L=phd-design&D=0&P=11022
  11. ^ Physics, Robert Resnick, David Halliday, Kenneth S. Krane. volume 4, 4th edition, chapter 46
  12. ^ Parkinson, J, Bedford, DE. Electrocardiographic changes during brief attacks of angina pectoris. Lancet 1931; 1:15.
  13. ^ Brow, GR, Holman, DV. Electrocardiographic study during a paroxysm of angina pectoris. Am Heart J 1933; 9:259.
  14. ^ Prinzmetal, M, Kennamer, R, Merliss, R, et al. A variant form of angina pectoris. Preliminary report. Am Heart J 1959; 27:375.
  15. ^ Grattan-Guinness, Ivor (1997): The Rainbow of Mathematics, pp. 563-564. New York, WW Norton.