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Published: 18 October 2007

332 Pages | 50 illus.

ISBN: 9780199299737

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Representation and Productive Ambiguity in Mathematics and the Sciences

Emily R. Grosholz

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • New, historically informed perspective on the philosophy of maths and science
  • Wide range of examples from various branches of mathematics and the physical sciences
  • Sheds new light on Descartes, Locke, Newton, Leibniz, Hume, and Kant
  • Opens new vistas for philosophy of mathematics and epistemology