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Published: 07 April 2019

352 Pages | 79

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198831600

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The Error of Truth

How History and Mathematics Came Together to Form Our Character and Shape Our Worldview

Steven Osterlind

  • History and mathematical developments are set in context, and the two diverse subjects are linked together.
  • Provides an explanation on how we learned to measure uncertainty and came to a quantified worldview
  • Probability theory is shown in day-to-day life, with a particular focus on the impacts of its development in everything we do.

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