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26, O.S.], 1894, St. Petersburg), founder of the St. Petersburg mathematical
school (sometimes called the Chebyshev school), who is remembered primarily
for his work on the theory of prime numbers. Chebyshev became assistant
professor of ...
In analyzing the workings of free enterprise, Smith introduced the rudiments of a
labour theory of value and a theory of distribution. Both these ideas were taken
up by Ricardo to be elaborated and refined in his treatise Principles of Political ...
For the significance of paleontological data and phylogenetic relationships in the
construction of a taxonomic system, see Geochronology: Fossil Record; Evolution
, The Theory of: Phylogeny. For a description of the place of biological ...
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