Where Mathematics Come from: How the Embodied Mind Brings Mathematics into Being
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BeschreibungRenowned linguist George Lakoff pairs with psychologist Rafael Nunez in the first book to provide a serious study of the cognitive science of mathematical ideas.
PortraitGeorge Lakoff is Professor of Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley. He was a founder of the generative semantics movements in linguistics in the 1960s and of the field of cognitive linguistics in the 1970s, and one of the developers of the neural theory of language in the 1980s and '90s. He is the co-author, with Mark Johnson, of Metaphors We Live By and Philosophy in the Flesh.Rafael Nunez is currently at the Department of Psychology of the University of Freiburg, and is a research associate of the University of California, Berkeley. He is the co-editor of Reclaiming Cognition: The Primacy of Action, Intention and Emotion.
Untertitel: illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: The Perseus Books Group
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2001
Seitenanzahl: 512 Seiten