Wilmon Henry Sheldon

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Wilmon Henry Sheldon
Era20th-century philosophy
SchoolProcess philosophy

Wilmon Henry Sheldon (1875–1981) was a twentieth-century American philosopher.

Life and career[edit]

Sheldon was educated at Harvard University and taught at Yale.[1]

Major works[edit]

  • Strife of Systems and Productive Duality: An Essay in Philosophy. Harvard University Press. 1918.
  • America's Progressive Philosophy. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. 1942.
  • Process and Polarity (Woodbridge Lectures, Columbia University). 1944.
  • God and Polarity: A Synthesis of Philosophies. 1954.


  1. ^ Nicholas Rescher, Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy, SUNY Press, 1996, ISBN 978-0-7914-2817-7, pp. 23-24.