Authoritative account of the development of Boole's ideas in logic and probability theory ranges from The Mathematical Analysis of Logic to the end of his career. The Laws of Thought formed the most systematic statement of Boole's theories; this volume contains incomplete studies intended for a follow-up volume. 1952 edition.
English mathematician and philosopher George Boole (1815-64) wrote many works on mathematics and logic. The inventor of Boolean logic, the basis of modern digital computer logic, he is regarded as a founder of the field of computer science.