Joseph Henry Maclagan Wedderburn was a Scottish-American mathematician, mainly dedicated to algebra. The Wedderburn-Artin theorem is named after him.

- Wikipedia: Joseph Wedderburn

Proving what came to be called the Wedderburn-Artin theorem:

- Joseph H. M. Wedderburn:
*On hypercomplex numbers*, Proc. London Math. Soc.**s2-6**1 (1908) 77-118 [doi:10.1112/plms/s2-6.1.77]

See also:

- Joseph H. M. Wedderburn,
*Algebras which do not posses a finite basis*, Transactions of the American Mathematical Society**26**4 (1924) 395-426 [doi:10.2307/1989133](By axioms of “linear associative algebra” proposed in this work he meant what nowadays are called nonunital rings.)

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