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The Beginning of Infinity

Explanations That Transform the World

by David Deutsch

The New York Times bestseller: A provocative, imaginative exploration of the nature and progress of knowledge"Dazzling." - Steven Pinker, The GuardianIn this groundbreaking book, award-winning physicist David Deutsch argues that explanations have a fundamental place in the universe--and that improving them is the basic regulating principle of all s...
Publish Date
2011
December 31
Goodreads rating
4.12
ISBN
9780143121350
Tags
businessleadershiphistorysciencephilosophymath
Recommendations
6
Recommendations
Greatly expanded my sense of the potential power of human knowledge.     source
Not the easiest read, but it made me smarter.     source
A remarkable argument for the power of knowledge—as not just a human capability but as a force that shapes the universe.     source
I flagged a few books that I thought were particularly great in green.     source