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A naturalist account of the limited, and hence reasonable, effectiveness of mathematics in physics

@article{Smolin2015ANA,
  title={A naturalist account of the limited, and hence reasonable, effectiveness of mathematics in physics},
  author={L. Smolin},
  journal={arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics},
  year={2015}
}
  • L. Smolin
  • Published 2015
  • Physics, Mathematics
  • arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics
  • The aim of this essay is to propose a conception of mathematics that is fully consonant with naturalism. By that I mean the hypothesis that everything that exists is part of the natural world, which makes up a unitary whole. 

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