The Journey of the Four Colour Theorem Through Time

Show simple item record Calude, Andreea S. en 2009-08-28T03:23:24Z en 2009-08-28T03:23:24Z en 2001-06 en
dc.identifier.citation Department of Mathematics - Research Reports-466 (2001) en
dc.identifier.issn 1173-0889 en
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dc.description.abstract This is a historical survey of the Four Colour Theorem and a discussion of the philosophical implications of its proof. The problem, first stated as far back as 1850s, still causes controversy today. Its computer-aided proof has forced mathematicians to question the notions of proofs and mathematical truth. en
dc.publisher Department of Mathematics, The University of Auckland, New Zealand en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Research Reports - Department of Mathematics en
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dc.title The Journey of the Four Colour Theorem Through Time en
dc.type Technical Report en
dc.subject.marsden Fields of Research::230000 Mathematical Sciences::230100 Mathematics en
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