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Re: Recommended reading for WM Mueckenheim and others
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Apr 16, 2013 12:37 PM


On Apr 7, 6:20 pm, david petry <david_lawrence_pe...@yahoo.com> wrote: > The appendix to E. T. Jaynes' book "Probability Theory: The Logic Of Science" contains a lot of material relevant to Mueckenheim's discussion of infinity. > > http://wwwbiba.inrialpes.fr/Jaynes/cappb8.pdf
The entire book contains much that might be relevant. The work quoted is full of examples (especially chapter 15) of calculation involving "actually" (Jaynes's term) infinite sets. This book is a laying down of the "really trustworthy standards of rigor" (Jaynes's phrase) for certain calculations involving infinite sets.
See the comments to Matheology § 042
More of Jaynes's book can be found at: http://omega.albany.edu:8008/JaynesBook.html http://books.google.com/books?id=tTN4HuUNXjgC



