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Physics, logic, and history

Physics, logic, and history

based on the First International Colloquium held at the University of Denver, May 16-20, 1966.

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Physics -- Philosophy -- Congresses.,
  • Logic -- Congresses.,
  • History -- Philosophy -- Congresses.

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    StatementContributors: Hermann Bondi [and others] Edited by Wolfgang Yourgrau and Allen D. Breck.
    ContributionsBondi, Hermann., Yourgrau, Wolfgang, ed., Breck, Allen duPont, ed., International Colloquium on Logic, Physical Reality, and History, University of Denver, 1966.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC6 .P47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 336 p.
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5621883M
    ISBN 100306303604
    LC Control Number68031235

    DISCLAIMER: The responsibility of the contents lies with. The Director, Department of PUE. Bengaluru Email: @il: @   Margaret Wertheim is a science writer and author of “The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet,” and “Physics on the Fringe.”.

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