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Quantum Philosophy: Understanding and Interpreting Contemporary Science

Roland Omnès, Arturo Sangalli - Philosophy - 2002 - 296 pages
In this magisterial work, Roland Omnès takes us from the academies of ancient Greece to the laboratories of modern science as he seeks to do no less than rebuild the ...
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The Importance of Being Fuzzy: And Other Insights from the Border Between ...

Arturo Sangalli - Computers - 1998 - 173 pages
Explains how computers have brought a new practicality to mathematics and mathematical applications through the use of fuzzy logic and related concepts
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Classical Recursion Theory: The Theory of Functions and Sets of Natural Numbers

P. Odifreddi - Computers - 1992 - 667 pages
1988 marked the first centenary of Recursion Theory, since Dedekind's 1888 paper on the nature of number. Now available in paperback, this book is both a comprehensive ...
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Pythagoras' Revenge: A Mathematical Mystery

Arturo Sangalli - Mathematics - 2009 - 208 pages
The celebrated mathematician and philosopher Pythagoras left no writings. But what if he had and the manuscript was never found? Where would it be located? And what information ...
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Kreiseliana: about and around Georg Kreisel

Piergiorgio Odifreddi - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 495 pages
This multifaceted collection of essays, reminiscences, and professional papers combine to create an exceptional tribute to the unusual, enigmatic, and ultimately fascinating ...
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Taming the Infinite

Ian Stewart - Mathematics - 2015 - 384 pages
From ancient Babylon to the last great unsolved problems, Ian Stewart brings us his definitive history of mathematics. In his famous straightforward style, Professor Stewart ...
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The Princeton Companion to Mathematics

Timothy Gowers, June Barrow-Green, Imre Leader - Mathematics - 2010 - 1056 pages
This is a one-of-a-kind reference for anyone with a serious interest in mathematics. Edited by Timothy Gowers, a recipient of the Fields Medal, it presents nearly two hundred ...
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