## Descartes' dream: the world according to mathematicsDescartes' Dream consists of a series of thought-provoking essays examining the impact of mathematics and computers on universal ideas of reality, knowledge and time. Contains 71 illustrations. |

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User Review - Not Available - Book VerdictDifferent in approach from the authors' well received The Mathematical Experience , which concentrated on developing a philosophy of mathematics, this eclectic collection of essays examines the ... Read full review

### Contents

Descartes Dream | 3 |

Where the Dream Stands Today | 9 |

Are We Drowning in Digits? | 15 |

Copyright | |

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Descartes' Dream: The World According to Mathematics Philip J. Davis,Reuben Hersh Limited preview - 2005 |

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