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Mathematics and the "real world"

Postby Joseph Malkevitch » Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:56 pm

Dear Colleagues,

Here is another comment on the relation between mathematics and real world, that addresses some of the ideas about "unreasonable" effectiveness of a subject (mathematics) that does not directly use empirical knowledge about the world.

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1709.03087.pdf

Regards,

Joe
Joseph Malkevitch
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York College (CUNY)
Jamaica, New York 11451

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