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Philosophy of symmetry

Sundar Sarukkai

Philosophy of symmetry

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Published by Indian Institute of Advanced Study in Shimla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Symmetry -- Philosophy.,
  • Philosophy and science.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-163) and index.

    StatementSundar Sarukkai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH301.S9 S27 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 167 p. ;
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3336714M
    ISBN 108179860426
    LC Control Number2004327273

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