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Introduction

  • Jean Dieudonné
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Abstract

This work is designed expressly for readers who for various reasons are interested in science, but are not professional mathematicians. Experience shows that it is almost always the case that while such people enjoy reading or listening to expositions on the natural sciences, and feel that they are gaining from them knowledge which enriches their view of the world, they find an article on current mathematics to be written in an incomprehensible jargon, and dealing with concepts too abstract to be of the slightest interest.

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