Kac, M. Discrete thoughts
Mark Kac, Gian-Carlo Rota, Jacob T Schwartz, and Harry Newman. Discrete thoughts: essays on mathematics, science, and philosophy
Series: Scientists of our time
This is a volume of essays and reviews that delightfully explore mathematics in all its moods a "from the light and the witty, and humorous to serious, rational, and cerebral. Topics include logic, combinatorics, statistics, economics, artificial intelligence, computer science, and applications of mathematics broadly. You will also find history and philosophy covered, including discussion of the work of Ulam, Kant, and Heidegger among others.
science, mathematics, philosophy
The Rockefeller University, "Kac, M. Discrete thoughts" (1986). RU Authors. 91.