TITLE

Reflections of My Adviser: Stories of Mathematics and Mathematicians

AUTHOR(S)
Shell-Gellashch, Amy E.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers excerpts from logician William Howard's audiotaped stories about his career and the mathematicians and logicians he knew. Personal and academic background; View of mathematics as very inward; Relation between the world of inner experience and the external world; Doctoral work; Transcendental meditation and consciousness; Proof theory and the foundations of mathematics.
ACCESSION #
8911927

 

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