Mind tools: the five levels of mathematical reality

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 1987 - Mathematics - 328 pages
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A popular, accessible exploration of the dizzying concepts of postmodern mathematics. Illustrated.

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There have been many books written about mathematics for the nonmathematician. This one focuses on the most recent areas of mathematical research that are most closely related to the areas of computer ... Read full review


Mathematics as Information
Logic and Infinity
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Rudy Rucker is a mathematician, computer scientist, professor and writer who has twice won the Philip K. Dick Award for best SF paperback original, and has published a number of successful popular books on mathematical subjects, including "The Fourth Dimension" and "Infinity and the Mind." He lives in Los Gatos, California.

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