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Nicholas of Cusa and the Infinite

March 23, 1999


Thomas J. McFarlane 23 March 1999 Revised and edited for the web March 2004 ABSTRACT: Nicholas of Cusa (1401-64) was a philosopher and theologian whose writings influenced the development of Renaissance mathematics and science. The first part of this paper will trace the historical development in the West of thought about the Infinite prior to […]