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From Heraclitus to Democritus

  • W. S. Anglin
  • J. Lambek
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics book series (UTM)

Abstract

Heraclitus of Ephesus (in western Turkey) flourished about 500 BC, Parmenides of Elea (in southern Italy) about 480 BC, Zeno of Elea about 460 BC, Empedocles in Sicily about 440 BC, Democritus of Abdera (in north-eastern Greece) about 420 BC.

Keywords

Instructive Explanation Adjoint Functor Dialectic Process Marxist Philosopher Century Mathematician 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. S. Anglin
    • 1
  • J. Lambek
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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