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The philosophy of mathematics and mathematical practice in the seventeenth century

Author: Paolo Mancosu
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an account of the relationship between mathematical advances of the 17th century and the philosophy of mathematics of the period. Starting with the Renaissance debates on the certainty of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo Mancosu
ISBN: 0195084632 9780195084634 0195132440 9780195132441
OCLC Number: 185508974
Description: 275 s. : illustrations
Responsibility: Paolo Mancosu.

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Mancosu's scholarly book is very carefully researched, but it is also clearly written and fascinating to read. It is not to be missed by anyone with a serious interest in philosophy of mathematics. Read more...

 
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