Mathematics

Chance and Chaos

Paperback

Price:
£22.00 / $25.95
ISBN:
Published:
04/25/1993
Copyright:
1991
Pages:
208
Size:
5.5 x 8.5 in.
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How do scientists look at chance, or randomness, and chaos in physical systems? In answering this question for a general audience, Ruelle writes in the best French tradition: he has produced an authoritative and elegant book — a model of clarity, succinctness, and a humor bordering at times on the sardonic.