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Collection Inventory

Series I. Educational Records, 1924-1927

Scope and Content Notes:

Series I contains notebooks from de Finetti's early student days. The bound notebooks contain loose notes and manuscripts by de Finetti, written in Italian and German, on geometry, mechanics, mathematical analysis, solved mathematics and engineering problems (possibly homework), and notes on lectures by Oscar Chisini, Guilio Vivanti, and Umberto Cisotti.

Box 1
Folder 1 Student Notebooks 1, 1924-1927
Folder 2 Student Notebooks 2, 1926-1927
Folder 3 "Calcolo Vettoriale" , 1926-1927
Folder 4 Mathematical Notes, 1927

Series II. Professional Activities, 1929-1987

Scope and Content Notes:

Series II has been divided into three subseries: 1. Academics and Academic Business (1929-1983), 2. Professional Organizations and Activities (1934-1986), and 3. Publishing Activities (1937-1987).

The first subseries (Academics and Academic Business) mainly concerns de Finetti's activities in the academic environment such as teaching, university politics and reform, research funding, and job applications. It also includes material on his appeal against the denied appointment to the chair of financial mathematics at the University of Trieste in 1942.

Material in the second subseries (Professional Organizations and Activities) relates largely to de Finetti's membership in professional and scientific organizations, such as the Accademia dei Lincei, his collaboration with professional journals, and his participation at various conferences.

The third subseries (Publishing Activities) features correspondence with publishers, friends, and colleagues, page proofs, drafts, reviews, offprints, and related legal material.

Subseries 1. Academics and Academic Business, 1929-1983

Box 2
Folder 1 "Curriculum Vitae Elenchi pubbl. Libera docenza ecc." "Concorso Cattedra R. Un. Trieste Mat. Fin. 1939/XVII", 1929-1946
Folder 2 "de Finetti-Filadelfo Insolera", 1935-1955
Folder 3 "Annullamento Cattedra", 1942-1949
Folder 4 "Università Trieste", 1945-1946
Folder 5 "Tribunato", 1943-1954
Folder 6 "Trasferimento prof. Ugo Morin", 1945-1947
Folder 7 "Corrispondenza insegnamento a Trieste", 1945-1948
Folder 8 "Consiglio di Facoltà", 1946-1948
Folder 9 "Università Trieste", 1946-1954
Folder 10 "Altri parenti", 1948-1954
Folder 11 "Trasf. Roma Concorso 1951", 1951-1952
Folder 12 ARAU (Associazione Romana Assistenti Universitari), 1965
Folder 13 University of Ancona Building Renovation, 1972
Folder 14 University of Rome Building Renovation, no date
Folder 15 University of Rome: Administrative Academic Business, 1946-1983
Folder 16 De Finetti's Scientific Biography and Bibliography, 1964-1982

Subseries 2. Professional Organizations and Activities, 1934-1986

Box 3
Folder 1 "Collaborazione Riviste Congressi - ecc.", 1936-1946
Folder 2 "Univ. Studi Ancona", 1963
Folder 3 Congresses and Meetings, 1934-1986
Folder 4 "'Statistica' e Gruppo 'Labriola'", 1943-1955
Folder 5 Recommendations for Japan Prize, 1985
Folder 6 "Lincei", 1963-1985
Folder 7 Accademia dei Lincei, 1963-1984
Folder 8 Scientific Associations, 1935-1985

Subseries 3. Publishing Activities, 1937-1987

Box 4
Folder 1 "Mat. Log. Intuit", 1943-1950
Folder 2 "Hierche", 1954-1968
Folder 3 "Un mat. e l'economia: originali - [illegible]", 1956-1966
Folder 4 "Savage Saper Vedere", 1968-1971
Folder 5 "Saper vedere traduz.", 1971-1977
Folder 6 "Th. Decision", 1972-1974
Folder 7 The Making of Statisticians, 1981-1984
Folder 8 Publishing Activities, 1944-1981
Folder 9 "Recensioni", 1963
Folder 10 Book Reviews and Articles by de Finetti and Others, 1955-1978
Folder 11 "Ringraziamenti e critiche su Matematica Logica-Intuitiva", 1943-1948
Folder 12 "Dialectica", 1947-1949
Folder 13 Index Cards of de Finetti's Publications, 1926-1969
Folder 14 Lists of de Finetti's Publications, 1976, 1982
Folder 15 Publication Ads, Abstracts, and Indexes, 1946-1987

Series III. Research, 1927-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Series III covers de Finetti's research activities. Five research areas were identified and are divided into following subseries: 1. Probability Theory and Statistics, 2. Philosophy of Probability Theory and Philosophy of Science, 3. Applied Research, 4. Actuarial Science, and 5. Writings and Teachings in Economics.

Subseries 1. Probability Theory and Statistics, 1928-1983

Scope and Content Notes:

Featured are many drafts and typescripts by de Finetti and others, lecture and teaching notes; correspondence with Beniamino Segre, Herman Chernoff, Ennio Persico, Antonino Gennaro, Francesco Paolo Cantelli, and Jimmie Savage; and contributions to various conferences and workshops.

Box 5
Folder 1 "Eventi dipendenti (Equivalenti, ecc)", 1928-1933
Folder 2 "Funz. aleatorie", 1927-1938
Folder 3 "Logica insiemi assiomatica", 1938-1960
Folder 4 Articles and Typescripts by de Finetti and Others on Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Probability, 1946-1947
Folder 5 "Concetti per lo studio delle distribuzioni", 1953
Folder 6 "College Entrance", 1960-1966
Folder 7 "Chernoff", 1961-1965
Folder 8 Notes on Probability, 1959-1970
Folder 9 "Probabilità Padova 1937", 1933-1944
Folder 10 Teaching of Probability Theory At the University of Trieste, 1932-1933
Folder 11 Course on Probability Calculus at the University of Padova, 1937-1938
Folder 12 "Dispense Padova: Corrispondenza e appunti dal 1939 Antonino Gennaro ecc.", 1939-1969
Folder 13 Course Notes on Probability Calculus, 1962-1963
Folder 14 Bressanone Workshop: Notes from Lectures by de Finetti and Jimmie Savage, 1961
Folder 15 De Finetti's Lecture at the Istituto Universitario Studi Europei in Turin, 1954
Folder 16 Course on Probability Theory at the Politecnico di Milano, 1966-1967
Folder 17 "Londra 1969", 1968-1969
Folder 18 Seminar "Matematica Finanziaria ed Attuariale" and Notes on Probability Calculus, 1959, 1970
Folder 19 Annotated page proofs of "Sul modo di scegliere le probabilità' iniziali" by de Finetti and Jimmie Savage, 1962
Folder 20 Annotated page proofs of "The Ability of Different Response and Scoring Methods to Discriminate Levels of Partial Knowledge on a Test Item" by de Finetti, 1963-1965
Folder 21 Annotated article by de Finetti "Bayesianism: Its Unifying Role for Both the Foundations and the Applications of Statistics", 1973
Folder 22 De Finetti's Remarks at the Conference on the Foundations of Statistical Inference, Florence, 1977-1978
Folder 23-25 Page Proofs of Probabilità e induzione - Induction and Probability (Part 1-3) by de Finetti, no date
Folder 26 "Sull' impostazione assiomatica c.d.p.", 1942, 1947
Folder 27 "Documentazione per il Prof. de Finetti", 1980-1981
Folder 28 Mathematical Notes on Statistics, Game Theory, and Probability Theory, 1968
Folder 29 "Francia", 1931-1941
Folder 30 "Diversi", 1952-1953
Folder 31 "Chernoff", 1961
Folder 32-34 Concorso pronostici calcio: Experiments on Personal Estimates of Probability, 1961-1969
Folder 35 Ultrafiltri, 1977-1978
Folder 36 Notes on Probability, Prevision, and Prediction, 1982-1983
Folder 37 Reviews of de Finetti's Works, 1937, 1974-1977

Subseries 2. Philosophy of Probability Theory Philosophy of Science, 1927-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains many lectures notes, drafts, and discussions on research papers with, among others, R.M. Frechet, Jerzy Neyman, Jimmie Leonard Savage, Leon Henkin, I.J. Good, George Polya, Stanislav Ulam, and Franz Kutschera.

Box 6
Folder 1 "Centro studi metodologici Torino 1949", 1949
Folder 2 "Logica plurivalente", 1927-1935
Folder 3 Congrès International de Philosophie des Sciences, Paris, 1949-1950
Folder 4 "Unesco", 1954-1955
Folder 5 "Henkin 1956", 1956
Folder 6 "Psicologia e probabilità", 1956-1957
Folder 7 "Half-Baked Ideas Per Good", 1961-1962
Folder 8 "Poppi 1966", 1966
Folder 9 "Norges", 1970, 1977
Folder 10 Accademia dei Lincei Lectures: "La probabilità, ossia 'del ragionamento plausibile'", 1973-1975
Folder 11 "Probab. Concez. Moderna - Conf. Sem. Mat." no date
Folder 12 "Probability: Philosophy and Interpretation. An Article for the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences.", 1963, 2000
Folder 13 Various Writings on Probability by de Finetti, 1970-1977
Folder 14 "Miei scritti", 1976-1983
Folder 15 Article on Probability for Enciclopedia Einaudi, 1977
Folder 16 Notes on Interpretations of Probability, 1973-1980
Folder 17 "Einaudi: Probabilità capitolo II (fotocopia)", 1979
Folder 18 "Ulam 1963-64", 1963-1964
Folder 19 "Loinger:" Correspondence with A. Loinger and Luigi Lugiato, 1970-1971
Folder 20 "Kutschera-Stegmüller-Hamburg", 1971-1973

Subseries 3. Applied Research, 1930-1976

Scope and Content Notes:

Material comprised in this subseries documents de Finetti's work in applied research, often in projects of the public and private sector such as business mechanization and administrative computer applications, as well as soccer betting, and in discussions at various workshops and conferences. It also features correspondence with Beniamino Segre, Mauro Picone, and Mario Dolcher.

Box 7
Folder 1 "IBM AG TS-VB:" IBM Seminar on Mechanization of Insurance Companies held at Blaricum, October 29-31, 1963
Folder 2 "Teddington 1953:" Symposium on Digital Computation held at Teddington, London, March 1953
Folder 3-4 "Ministero Finanze:" Project on Unified Coding System for Government and Tax Records, 1963-1965
Folder 5 "Varie E 42 calcio:" Algorithm for a Soccer Championship Calendar and contest to improve Rome's Public Transportation System, 1931-1939
Folder 6 Article "Stratificazioni convesse", 1949
Folder 7 De Finetti's Research Proposal on Electronic Computing, Article on Mathematics and Science Education, and his Appointment as Court Expert, no date
Folder 8 "Analisi: periodi PICONE:" Picone's Work on Harmonic Analysis, 1954
Folder 9 "Lange:" de Finetti's Contribution to Memorial Lectures on Cybernetic and System Behavior in Honor of Oskar Lange, 1966
Folder 10 De Finetti's Entry on Mathematics for Enciclopedia Garzanti and Project for Mathematics Textbook, 1963-1965
Folder 11 "Dispense Analisi TS.:" Three Course Packets by de Finetti, Mario Daboni, and Mario Dolcher and Academic Business at the University of Trieste, 1946-1948
Folder 12-13 "Filosofia:" De Finetti's Notes and Correspondence on Philosophical Subjects such as Freedom of Will, Ethics, Epistemology, Human Nature, Mind-Body Problem, and Discussion of Kant's Work, 1944-1948
Folder 14 Convegno di studi di scienza dell' administratizione, Varenna, 26-29 Settembre 1955: Conference on Public Administration Studies, Varenna, 1954-1955
Folder 15 "Centro Risc.:" Creation of a Centro Riscossioni (Centris), a Unified and Automated Center for Collecting Customer Payments for Commercial Institutions, 1948
Folder 16 "Centro Riscossioni SEIM:" Creation of a Unified and Automated Center for Collecting Customer Payments for Commercial Institutions, 1956-1957
Folder 17 "Dispense corso bancario:" Course on Banking Taught by de Finetti at the University of Rome, 1966-1967

Subseries 4. Actuarial Science, 1930-1964

Scope and Content Notes:

Included here are documents on research activities in actuarial sciences such as risk measurement for insurance companies, and financial analysis, accounting, and statistics applied to actuarial sciences; and correspondence with Francesco Paolo Cantelli, Ignazio Messina, Michele Sulfina, Giulio Vivanti, Valentino Arangio-Ruiz, Cesare Bellini, Piero Platone, Riebesell, Guido Marchesini, Francesco Santoro Passarelli, Antigono Donati, Mauro Picone, Gaetano Pietra, Servadei, Fortunati, Ennio Persico, D'Albergo, Filippo Sibirani, Ciocca, and Marcello Signori.

Box 8
Folder 1 "Rischio Pieni 1931/IX-1938/XVI; Concorso CNR 1939:" CNR (Centro nazionale delle ricerche) Award for de Finetti's Article "Il problema dei pieni.", 1930-1941
Folder 2 "Sindicati:" Material on Social Security for Workers and Insurance for Layoff Compensation, 1933-1935
Folder 3 "Il problema della perequazione:" de Finetti's Lecture for a SIPS (Società italiana per il progresso delle scienze) Congress at Naples, on "perequazione", a Statistical Technique to Manipulate Raw Data and Make It More Homogeneous, 1934
Folder 4 XIIIième Congrès International d'Actuaires à Amsterdam, 1951
Folder 5 Typscript "Abozzi di stelloncini per la 'Rassegna' " by de Finetti, 1952
Folder 6 Notes on Insurance, 1956
Folder 7 "Corsi professionali", 1938-1940
Folder 8 "Accademia Lincei:" INA Award for Actuarial Sciences to de Finetti and Guiseppe Ottaviani, 1964
Folder 9 "Calcolo delle probabilità, Processi aleatori, Numeri aleatori in generale.", 1941-1944

Subseries 5. Writings and Teachings in Economics, 1930-1978

Scope and Content Notes:

Typescripts, manuscripts, course syllabi, discussion transcriptions, and correspondence primarily document de Finetti's contributions to the field of economics, his participations at various conferences, and his teaching activities. Discussion transcripts record debates between de Finetti, Valli, Ulisse Gobbi, Sergio Bruno, and Figà-Talamanca; and between Malinraud, Durbin, Zellner, Savage, and de Finetti. Among correspondents are Benedetto Barberi, Ugo Amaldi, Carlo Picotti, Francesco Paolo Cantelli, Manlio Udina, Gian Antonio Maggi, Giorgio Colombo, Carlo Fabrizi, Federico Chessa, Bruno Sicherl, Tullio Levi-Civita, Giulio Vivanti, and Giuseppe Guadagnini.

Box 9
Folder 1 "Fenomeni da studiare o problemi da risolvere:" Various Writings by de Finetti on Economics and Circulation of de Finetti's Il tragico sofisma, 1934-1945
Folder 2 Writings on Mathematics Applied To Economics, 1956
Folder 3 "Principi e metodi delle scelte economiche:" Talk by de Finetti at a URPT Conference (Unione regionale province Toscane) in Florence, on Principles of Economic Choices, 1969
Folder 4 "Ciclo Urbino 72", 1972-1973
Folder 5 CIME Utopia: De Finetti's lectures at CIME (Centro internazionale matematico estivo) between 1972 and 1977, 1971-1977
Folder 6 CIME Summer Sessions on Mathematical Economics, Econometrics, and Statistical Methods and Inference, 1965-1975
Folder 7 CIME Summer Classes: Various Notes and Correspondence, 1930, 1974-1978
Folder 8 Course on Operational Research at the Istituto superiore per la direzione aziendale, 1958
Folder 9 Università internazionale per gli studi sociali, Rome, 1958-1961
Folder 10 "Politica delle valute e assicurazioni:" Seminars sponsored by the IBM World Trade European Education Centre in Blaricum, Netherlands, and La Tour de Peilz, Switzerland, 1961-1963
Folder 11 Lecture by Guido Carli at the Istituto Superiore di Studi Economici "A. Olivetti", Ancona, 1972

Series IV. Correspondence, 1934-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Series IV Includes family and personal correspondence and numerous exchanges covering de Finetti's professional and academic activities. Some of the interactions are with institutions or individuals representing institutions. Topics discussed include research by de Finetti and others, mutual exchange of papers and related comments, and de Finetti's publications and teaching projects. Folders 1-3 cover mostly personal and family matters. Folders 7 and 8 were created by de Finetti and their original order was preserved. Some of the topics discussed in folder 7 are family matters, de Finetti's activities as a visiting professor at the University of Chicago, and Savage's visit to Italy. Included is correspondence with Jimmie Savage, Jerzy Neyman, Dario Fürst, and correspondence between Savage and Karl Popper. Folder 8 contains exchanges between de Finetti and Dennis Lindley, Alexandre Marc, and Camillo Dagum. All subsequent folders are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and then chronologically within folders.

Box 10
Folder 1 Offprint Alcune Lettere Giovanili de B. de Finetti alla Madre, 2000
Folder 2 Correspondence with Gino Errico, Brother in Law, 1934-1952
Folder 3 Family and Personal Correspondence and Notes, 1948-1984
Folder 4 Unidentified Correspondents, 1935-1978
Folder 5 Thank-You Notes, 1961-1964
Folder 6 Letters to Newspapers and Institutions and Petitions, 1966-1974
Folder 7-8 Compiled by de Finetti, 1956-1976
Folder 9 A-B, 1936-1985
Folder 10 C, 1944-1981
Folder 11 D, 1946-1978
Folder 12 E-G, 1937-1984
Folder 13 H-L, 1949-1981
Folder 14 M, 1946-1982
Folder 15 N-P, 1947-1984
Folder 16 R-S, 1946-1985
Folder 17 T-Z, 1946-1980

Series V. Theory of Teaching and School Reform, 1957-1981

Scope and Content Notes:

Series V covers two areas in which de Finetti showed great personal interest and involvement, and which extend beyond his professional activities. One of them is his interest in the theory of teaching, its application, and its improvement. The second area documents de Finetti's political and social activism and ensuing legal issues. Both areas are divided into two subseries. The first subseries is entitled Theory of Teaching and School Reform and contains typescripts, newspaper clippings, journal issues, and correspondence that illustrate de Finetti's efforts to improve science and mathematics teaching, teacher education, and school curricula. Subjects discussed are de Finetti such as Il "saper vedere" in matematica and Perchè la matematica?, de Finetti's plans for educational movies, and a project for an educational center for teachers. The second subseries is comprised under Socio-Political and Juridical Issues and holds letters, memoranda, newspaper clippings, articles, and court records. Documented are his membership in the facist party, his participation in the Movimento Politico Lavoratori (MPL), and his role as editor of the Radical Party's publication Notizie Radicali.

Subseries 1. Theory of Teaching and School Reform, 1957-1981

Box 11
Folder 1 "Mat. Log. Int. e corrisp. Didattica ecc.", 1957-1958
Folder 2 "Zanichelli", 1963-1964
Folder 3 "Saper vedere", 1965-1967
Folder 4 "Per Ing. Max", 1970-1974
Folder 5 "Regione Emilia Romagna", 1972
Folder 6 "PKM" (Draft of an Introduction to de Finetti's Perchè la matematica?), 1972
Folder 7 "CIME", 1973-1978
Folder 8 UMI-Ingegneria: Survey by Unione matematici italiani on mathematics curricula, 1976-1977
Folder 9 Program for Teaching Methodology at the University of Rome, no date
Folder 10 Material on Teaching Methodology and Mathematics Teaching, 1957-1980
Folder 11 "Insegnamento di materie scientifiche nella scuola media unica e preparazione degli insegnanti", 1963
Folder 12 "Apunti di Lombardo Radice", 1963-1966
Folder 13 Mathematics Curricula in Economics and Political Economy in High Schools, no date
Folder 14 "Centro Europeo dell'educazione", 1971-1972
Folder 15 "Corona Cinematografica", 1970-1974
Folder 16 Science and Mathematics Teaching in Secondary Schools, 1966-1977
Folder 17 "Corso Aggiornamento 1964: Compl. Di Matematica.", 1964
Folder 18 "Frascati IUCTS 1963", 1963
Folder 19 "Mathesis", 1972-1981
Folder 20 Mathesis 2, 1966-1974
Folder 21 Mathematical Contest in Rome and Mathematics Olympiad in Moscow, 1962-1968

Subseries 2. Socio-Political and Juridical Issues, 1934-1985

Box 12
Folder 1 U.S. Politics and Culture, 1958
Folder 2 "DLS-65", 1964-1965
Folder 3 "Antiimbecillite", 1965
Folder 4 "Ist. Matem. Castelnuovo", 1970-1972
Folder 5 "MPL", 1971-1974
Folder 6 Overpopulation and Sustainable Development, 1972
Folder 7 "Giornali; Mandato di Cattura 1977", 1972-1981
Folder 8 "Ambasciata Americana", 1977-1978
Folder 9 Political Notes, 1964-1978
Folder 10 Political Articles and Newsletters, 1971-1985
Folder 11 "Sociologia." 1942-1945
Folder 12 Material on "Burofrenia", 1952-1963
Folder 13 "Questionario Min. Costituente - 'Epurazione'." 1945-1948
Folder 14 Christianity and the Catholic Church, 1965-1982
Folder 15 Newspaper Clippings, 1934-1985

Series VI. Writings by de Finetti and Others, 1955-1985

Scope and Content Notes:

Series VI comprises writings by de Finetti and others in form of offprints, typescripts, newspaper and magazine clippings. Some articles were compiled by de Finetti himself and some were apparently sent to him by others, as included correspondence shows. Headings in quotation marks indicate that the respective folder was originally created by de Finetti.

Box 13
Folder 1 "Probabilità scritti recenti vari AA", 1981-1984
Folder 2 "Gillies Lakatos", 1963-1964, 1972-1973
Folder 3 "Lombardini economia", 1980
Folder 4 "Fréchet-psicol-econometrica", 1955
Folder 5 Maurice Allais, 1956-1957
Folder 6 Haynes Phillips, 1972, 1974
Folder 7 Nathan Stemmer, 1971-1972
Folder 8 Ole Hagen, 1978
Folder 9 Mary A. B. Brazier, 1975
Folder 10 R.L. Hudson and G.R. Moody, 1974-1975
Folder 11 Karl Borch, 1968-1976
Folder 12 Alfonso D'Errico, 1974-1975
Folder 13 Ian Hacking, 1966
Folder 14 Luigi Spaventa and Stefano Rodotà, 1968
Folder 15 Beniamino Segre and Giovanni Sansone, 1975
Folder 16 Roberta Ferronato, 1980
Folder 17 Edward J. Nell, 1967
Folder 18 Jacob Marschak, 1964, 1974
Folder 19 Yakar Kannai, 1981
Folder 20 Ragnar Frisch, 1965
Folder 21 Giandomenico Majone, 1974
Folder 22 E.J. Misshan, 1976
Folder 23 Bruno de Finetti, 1956-1978
Folder 24 Goffredo Pacioni, 1964
Folder 25 Giuliano Marini, 1962
Folder 26 Luigi Gedda, 1965
Folder 27 Reinhardt Viertl, 1984-1985
Folder 28 Abner Shimony, no date
Folder 29 I. John Good and R.A. Gaskins, 1972
Folder 30 Arlo D. Hendrickson and Robert J. Buehler, University of Minnesota School of Statistics, 1970, 1974
Folder 31 J. Tiago de Oliveira, 1974
Folder 32 P.R. Freeman, 1970
Folder 33 A. Kolmogoroff, no date
Folder 34 Dennis V. Lindley no date
Folder 35 Robert L. Winkler, 1967
Folder 36 Romano Scozzafava, 1984
Folder 37 Freda Conway, 1970
Folder 38 P.M. Williams, 19870
Folder 39 Carla Rossi, 1976
Folder 40 Joseph B. Kadane, 1984
Folder 41 Pierfrancesco Periti, 1968
Folder 42 Bruce Hill no date
Folder 43 Michael Goldstein, 1981-1984
Folder 44 Vittorio Grilli, 1984
Folder 45 I.J. Jordaan no date
Folder 46 Mario Di Bacco, no date
Folder 47 Godehard Link, no date
Folder 48 A.P. Dawid, 1970, 1982
Folder 49 S.N. Afriat, E.S. Pearson, Pasquale Saraceno, and István Vincze, 1963-1984
Folder 50 Sylos-Labini, Paolo. "Appunti di economia," Typescript, 1964-1965
Folder 51 Unidentified Authors, 1966
Folder 52 Issues of Journals and Newsletters, 1960-1983
Folder 53 Notes Found in Books from de Finetti's Library, 1962-1990
Folder 54 Pamphlet for the "Cerimonia in omaggio a Bruno de Finetti," July 20th, 2005

Series VII. Books of de Finetti’s Library

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains books annotated by de Finetti.

Box 14 Albèrgamo, Francesco. Principi della Conoscenza Umana. Classici di Filosofia e Pedagogia Collezione Diretta da Michele Lecce, 26. "La Scaligera,, Verona: Casa Editrice, Vicolo Chiodo, 8, 1942. Annotated.
Anile, Antonio. Questo è l’Uomo. Firenze: Stab. Grafici A. Vallecchi, 1943. Annotated.
Bertacchi, Giovanni. Voci dal Mondo: Antologia della Lingua Italiana per le Scuole Medie Inferiori. Torino: Stamperia Reale G. B. Paravia e Comp. Annotated.
Bollettino Bimestrale del Centro Didattico Nazionale per l'Istruzione Tecnica e Professionale. Anno 6, 1972, N. 6 Novembre-Dicembre. Annotated.
Boringhieri, Cora Diamond. Lezioni di Wittgenstein sui Fondameni della Matematica. Novalito di Torino, 1982. Annotated.
Bourbaki, N. Théorie des Ensembles: Les Stuctures Fondamentales de L’Analyse, Livre I. Paris: Hermann, & Cie, Éditeurs, 1939. Annotated.
Caravale, G. La Crisi delle Teorie Economiche. Seminari di Economia Vol.N. 1 Collana dell'Istituto di Economia Facoltà di Economia e Commercio di Perugui. Franco Angeli Editore, 2000. Annotated.
Castelnuovo, Emma. I Numeri: Aritmetica Pratica. Firenze: “La Nuova Italia” Editrice, 1962. Annotated.
Catalano, Giorgio and Lombardo-Radice, Lucio. Minialgebra. Milano: Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore, 1972. Annotated.
Cattaneo, Carlo. Lombardia Antica e Moderna. Firenze: G. C. Sansoni Editore, 1943. Annotated.
Cavallucci, Guido. L’Intelligenza Come Forza Rivoluzionaria. Tivoli: Biblioteca del Secolo Fascista, 1935. Annotated.
Chesterson, G.K. L’Ortodossia. Brescia: Morcelliana, 1926. Annotated.
Cohen, John. Caso Abilità e Fortuna in Psicologia: Psicologia della probabilità. Editrice Universitaria, 1960. Annotated.
Dardi, Dino. Idee: Raggiunte e da Raggiungere, per Superare. Milano: Edizioni Corbaccio, 1934. Annotated.
Requisiti per un Sistema Economico Accettabile in Relazione alle Esigenze della Collettivita'. Franco Angeli Editore, Milano, 1971. Annotated.
Matematica Logico Intuitiva: Nozioni di Matematiche Complementari e di Calcolo Differenziale e Integrale Come Introduzione Agli Studi di Scienze Economiche Statistiche Attuariali. Società Poligrafica Editoriale, Castello, 1959. Annotated.
Evoluzione Biologica e I Grandi Problemi della Biologia: L’Addomesticazione degli Animali e delle Piante (1983: Roma, Italia). Contributi del Centro Linceo Interdisciplinare di Scienze Matematiche e Loro Applicazioni, N. 68. Roma: Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, 1984. Annotated.
Faggin, Giuseppe. Antologia. Classici di Filosofia e Pedagogia Collezione Diretta da Michele Lecce, 24. "La Scaligera,, Casa Editrice, Verona, Vicolo Chiodo, 8, 1941. Annotated.
Forecasting on a Scientific Basis; Proceedings. International Summer Institute on Foresting on a Scientific Basis (1966 : Curia, Portugal). Lisboa: Centro de Economia e Finanças, 1967. Annotated.
Grayson, C. Jackson, Jr. Decisions Under Uncertainty: Drilling Decisions by Oil and Gas Operators. Norwood, MA: Plimpton Press, 1960. Annotated.
Küng, Hans. Incarnazione di Dio: Introduzione al Pensiero Teologico di Hegel, Prolegomeni ad una Futura Cristologia. Queriniana, Brescia, 1972. Signed by author. Annotated.
Lettera a una Professoressa. Scuola di Barbiana: Libreria Editrice Fiorentina, 1967. Annotated.
Levy, Paul. Quelues Aspects de la Pensée d'un Mathématicien. Librairie Scientifique et Technique Albert Blanchard, Paris, 1970. Signed by Author. Annotated.
Lindley, D.V. Making Decisions. Great Britain: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 1971. Annotated.
Nietzsche, Federico. Aurora. Milano: Casa Editrice Sociale, 1925. Annotated.
Orestano, Francesco. Verità Dimostrate: Saggi di Filosofia Critica. Napoli: Casa Editrice Rondinella Alfredo, 1934. Annotated.
Padoa-Schioppa, F. e T. Agenda e Non-Agenda: Limiti e crisi della politica economica. Banca Commerciale Italiana, Milano, 1984. Annotated.
Palomba, Giuseppe. La distribuzione social del Reddito Nazionale. De Simone Editore, Napoli, 1984. Annotated.
Pirou, G., Somart, W., Durbin, E.F.M., Patterson, E. M., and Spirito, U. Capitalismo e Corporativismo di Ugo Spirito. Firenze: G.C. Sansoni, 1933. Annotated.
La Crisi del Capitalismo. Traduzioni di S. La Colla. Terza edizione. G. C. Sansoni Editore, Firenze, 1934. Annotated.
Polya, George. La Scoperta Matematica, Capire, Imparare e Insegnare a Risolvere i Problemi, Volume I. Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore, Milano, 1971. Annotated.
La Scoperta Matematica, Capire, Imparare e Insegnare a Risolvere i Problemi, Volume II. Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore, Milano, 1970. Annotated.
“Proposte per il Nuovo Piano della Scuola.” Ministerio della Pubblica Istruzione: Comitato Tecnico per la Programmazione. Roma: Istituto Poligrafico Dello Stato, 1971. Annotated.
Roncaglia, Alessandro. Keynes: A un secolo dalla nascita. Banca Popolare dell’ Etruria/Studi e Ricerche, 1984. Annotated.
Rosenberg, Arturo. Storia del Bolscevismo da Marx al Nostri Giorni. Firenze, G. C. Sansoni, Editore, 1933. Annotated.
Rovero, Giuseppe. Tre Dialoghi Tra Hylas e Philonous. Classici di Filosofia e Pedagogia Collezione Diretta da Michele Lecce, 31. "La Scaligera,, Casa Editrice, Verona, Vicolo Chiodo, 8, 1942. Annotated.
Schilpp, Paul Arthur. Albert Einstein, Scienziato e filosofo: Autobiografia de Einstein e Saggi di Vari Autori. Boringhieri, Torino, 1958. Annotated.
Tilgher, Adriano. Relativisti Contemporanei. Roma: Libreria di Schienze e Lettere, Piazza Madama, 1923. Annotated.
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Series VIII. Multimedia, 1979

Box 15
Cassette 1 Lesson 1 : March 13, 1979, First Part and Second Part, 1979-03-13
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Cassette 2 Lesson 2: March 14, 1979 First and Second Part, 1979-03-14
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Cassette 3 Lesson 4: March 20, 1979; Lesson 6: March 22, 1979, First Part of Three, 1979-03-20
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Cassette 4 Lesson 6: March 22, 1979, Second and Third Part of Three, 1979-03-22
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Cassette 5 Lesson 7: March 27, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-03-27
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Cassette 6 Lesson 8: March 28, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-03-28
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Cassette 7 Lesson 9: March 29, 1979 1979-03-29
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Cassette 8 Lesson 10:April 3, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-04-03
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Cassette 9 Lesson 11: April 4, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-04-04
Cassette 10 Lesson 12: April 5, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-04-05
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Cassette 11 Lesson 13: April 27, 1979, 1979-04-13
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Cassette 12 Lesson 14: May 2, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-02
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Cassette 13 Lesson 15: May 3, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-03
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Cassette 14 Lesson 16: May 4, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-04
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Cassette 15 Lesson 17: May 8, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-08
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Cassette 16 Lesson 18: May 9, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-09
Physical Characteristics & Technical Requirements:

Note: Low quality is in the master tape

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Cassette 17 Lesson 20: May 15, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-15
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Cassette 18 Lesson 21: May 16, 1979, First and Second Part, 1979-05-16
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Cassette 19 Lesson 22: May 17, 1979, 1979-05-17
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