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Mathematics and the Empirical Sciences: Charles Sanders Peirce on the Status and Application of Mathematics
Speaker(s): Ronald Anderson
Abstract: Abner Shimony mentions that his undergraduate years at Yale in the forties provided an introduction to three profound philosophers that influenced his thought – Alfred North Whitehead, Charles Sanders Peirce and Kurt Gödel. For all three, mathematics played a central role in the unfolding of their... read more
Date: 18/07/2006 - 2:45 pm
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