XDG standard: Is Math a Science
James Richard Tyrer
tyrerj at acm.org
Tue Feb 10 21:11:04 EET 2004
Martin Waitz wrote:
> hi :)
> On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 08:51:33PM -0700, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
>>Strictly speaking, Mathematics is not a Science.
> sure it is, why do you think otherwise?
Because strictly speaking, it isn't a science. There are a lot of
mathematicians in the US that would agree with me.
>>I don't think that this is correct. The Category: "Math", IMO, should not
>>be listed with any 'Related Categories'.
> even when one does not consider math a science, it absolutely
> is related to science, so i think this is correct.
You could say the same about Engineering, and that clearly would not be
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