Wilmon Henry Sheldon

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Wilmon Henry Sheldon
Born 1875
Died 1981
Era 20th-century philosophy
School Process philosophy

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

Life and career

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

Major works

  • Strife of Systems and Productive Duality: An Essay in Philosophy. Harvard University Press. 1918.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • America’s Progressive Philosophy. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. 1942.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Process and Polarity (Woodbridge Lectures, Columbia University). 1944.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • God and Polarity: A Synthesis of Philosophies. 1954.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>


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