This Book Does Not Exist: Adventures in the Paradoxical

This Book Does Not Exist: Adventures in the Paradoxical

by Dr. Michael Picard, Gary Hayden
     
 

Welcome to the perplexing world of the paradoxical. Prepare to stretch your mind and challenge everything you think you know, as This Book Does Not Exist unveils just how weird a place the world of thought can be.
 
Filled with philosophical and mathematical problems to baffle and delight you, This Book Does Not Exist is packed with thought

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Welcome to the perplexing world of the paradoxical. Prepare to stretch your mind and challenge everything you think you know, as This Book Does Not Exist unveils just how weird a place the world of thought can be.
 
Filled with philosophical and mathematical problems to baffle and delight you, This Book Does Not Exist is packed with thought experiments, real-life examples, and puzzles for you to try. It also introduces you to some of the great names in the field of paradoxes, from the ancient Greeks to Albert Einstein.
 
Divided into eight mind-bending chapters, This Book Does Not Exist takes you on a journey from the counterintuitive to the downright absurd. On the way it will introduce you to topics such as impossible objects, how to expect the unexpected, and the trouble with time travel. This is a book that will change the way you think.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435110717
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
03/30/2009
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.85(d)

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