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More Precisely : The Math You Need to Do Philosophy - by Eric Steinhart (Paperback)

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More Precisely is a rigorous and engaging introduction to the mathematics necessary to do philosophy. Eric Steinhart provides lucid explanations of many basic mathematical concepts and sets out the most commonly used notational conventions. He also demonstrates how mathematics applies to fundamental issues in various branches of philosophy, including metaphysics, philosophy of language, epistemology, and ethics. This second edition adds a substantial section on decision and game theory, as well as a chapter on information theory and the efficient coding of information.

Number of Pages: 234
Genre: Philosophy, Mathematics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Broadview Pr
Author: Eric Steinhart
Language: English
Street Date: November 21, 2017
TCIN: 52775700
UPC: 9781554813452
Item Number (DPCI): 248-47-7406
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