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The Star and the Whole: Gian-Carlo Rota on Mathematics and Phenomenology

The Star and the Whole: Gian-Carlo Rota on Mathematics and Phenomenology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Palombi, Fabrizio

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This book is the first study of Gian-Carlo Rota's philosophical reflection examined in the light of Husserlian Fundierung (foundation), technological conquests, and the debate that has characterized the connection between science and mathematics in the second half of the twentiet...h century. Authored by one of Rota's students, the text provides a complete bibliography of Rota's philosophical writings. Readers interested in contemporary philosophy, epistemology, psychology, mathematics, and science in general will enjoy this essential introduction to the reflections of a great intellectual.
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ISBN 9781568815831
Released NZ 24 Aug 2011
Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781568815831
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Status Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
Imprint A K Peters
Released 24 Aug 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Palombi, Fabrizio
Category Philosophy Of Mathematics
Combinatorics & Graph Theory
Philosophy Of Science
Number of Pages 138
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 8mm
Dewey Code 510.1
Weight 227g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Phenomenology, Mathematics - Philosophy, Rota, Gian-Carlo, MATHEMATICS / Combinatorics, SCIENCE / Astrophysics & Space Science
NBS Text Mathematics
ONIX Text College/higher education;College/higher education