Inner Issues

  • Philip J. Davis
  • Reuben Hersh
  • Elena Anne Marchisotto
Part of the Modern Birkhäuser Classics book series (MBC)


THE SPECIAL SINGNS that consititute part of the written mathematical record from a numerous and colorful addition to the signs of the natural languages. The child in grade school soon learns the ten digits 0, 1, 2, 3, …, 9 and ways of concatenating, decimalizing, and exponentiating them.


Formal Language Mathematical Object Chinese Remainder Theorem Intuitive Notion Fair Coin 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip J. Davis
    • 1
  • Reuben Hersh
    • 2
  • Elena Anne Marchisotto
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Applied MathematicsBrown UniversityProvidenceUSA
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of New MexicoAlbuquerqueUSA
  3. 3.Department of MathematicsCalifornia State University, NorthridgeNorthridgeUSA

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