TITLE

Response to Graham: the Quantum View

AUTHOR(S)
Ruskai, Mar Beth
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the article by Loren Graham on the possibility of social influence on mathematical equations. Distinction between the context of discovery and justification; Absence of political and social motivational factors in the proposal of theories on mechanics; Reactions of society in the development of quantum mechanics.
ACCESSION #
4820084

 

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