The World as a Mathematical Game

John von Neumann and Twentieth Century Science

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-9895-8 (Print) 978-3-7643-9896-5 (Online)

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-17

    János Neumann’s Early Years

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    Chapter

    Pages 19-48

    Von Neumann and the Mathematics of Göttingen

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-74

    A Mathematician Between Past and Future

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    Chapter

    Pages 75-119

    Von Neumann in the United States

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    Chapter

    Pages 121-165

    Beyond Mathematics: von Neumann’s Scientific Activity in the 1940s and 1950s

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 167-207