Response to Graham: the Quantum View

Ruskai, Mar Beth
January 2001
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1
Academic Journal
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.


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