Reflections of My Adviser: Stories of Mathematics and Mathematicians

Shell-Gellashch, Amy E.
January 2003
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p35
Academic Journal
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.


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