Mathematical problem-solving in scientific practice

Rizza, Davide (2021) Mathematical problem-solving in scientific practice. Synthese. ISSN 0039-7857

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Abstract

In this paper I study the activity of mathematical problem-solving in scientific practice, focussing on enquiries in mathematical social science. I identify three salient phases of mathematical problem-solving and adopt them as a reference frame to investigate aspects of applications that have not yet received extensive attention in the philosophical literature.

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies
University of East Anglia > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Research Groups > Philosophy
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Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2021 01:59
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 02:15
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/81570
DOI: 10.1007/s11229-021-03392-1

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