The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 30, Issue 3, pp 7–17

Solving wigner’s mystery: The reasonable (though perhaps limited) effectiveness of mathematics in the natural sciences


DOI: 10.1007/BF02985373

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Grattan-Guinness, I. The Mathematical Intelligencer (2008) 30: 7. doi:10.1007/BF02985373


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Middlesex University at EnfieldMiddlesexEngland