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Some aspects of studies in philosophy and language of mathematical modelling

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Published
**1981**
by Jadavpur University in Calcutta, India
.

Written in English

- Mathematical models,
- Linguistic models,
- Language and languages

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographies.

Statement | edited by J. Chakravarty, P.K. Sen & D.K. Sinha. |

Contributions | Cakrabartī, Jagannātha, 1924-, Sen, Pranab Kumar., Sinha, D. K. 1940-, Jadavpur University. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA401 .S66 1981 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 71 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 71 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL3149287M |

LC Control Number | 82903623 |

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Ways of Thinking, Ways of Seeing Mathematical and other Modelling in Engineering and Technology. This book studies primarily modelling in technological practice. It is worth noting that models of the type considered in the book are not always highly valued in formal engineering education at university level, which often takes an “applied. For some decades, such sentiments remained restricted to a somewhat marginal school of thought in the philosophy of mathematics. However, in recent years the opposition between this new movement and mainstream philosophy of mathematics is softening.

mathematical modelling. The authors regret this and would appreciate such omissions brought to their attention. (iii) The main aim of the paper is to carry out a comparative evaluation and not detailed reviews of each book. Some of the books have been reviewed in the past and these are indicated. 2. MODELS AND MODELLING. Within mathematical philosophy one can be dealing with traditional problems from various fields, such as epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of science, philosophy of language, ethics, political philosophy and (of course) philosophy of mathematics.

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