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Proof and Other Dilemmas: Mathematics and Philosophy. Edited by Bonnie Gold and Roger A. Simons
Mathematicians, mathematics educators, and philosophers of mathematics sample current topics regarding the philosophy of mathematics. The 16 original essays cover proof and how it is changing, social constructivist views of mathematics, the nature of mathematical objects and knowledge, and the nature of mathematics and its applications. A glossary defines common ...more
Hardcover, 346 pages
Published July 8th 2008 by Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
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