Levels of Infinity: Selected Writings on Mathematics and Philosophy
Publish date: February 19th 2013
Publisher: Dover Publications
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
“It is a well-known anecdote that Hilbert supported her [Emmy Noether] application by declaring at the faculty meeting, ‘I do not see that the sex of the candidate is an argument against her admission as Privatdozent. After all, we are a university and not a bathing establishment.´” In the memo...