Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Science

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Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Science - Weyl, Hermann, and Helmer, Olaf (Translated by), and Wilczek, Frank (Introduction by)

When mathematician Hermann Weyl decided to write a book on philosophy, he faced what he referred to as "conflicts of conscience"--the objective nature of science, he felt, did not mesh easily with the incredulous, uncertain nature of philosophy. Yet the two disciplines were already intertwined. In "Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Science," ...

Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Science 2009, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691141206

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