# Mathematician:Reuben Hersh

American mathematician best known for his writings on the philosophy of mathematics.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: 1927

## Books, Publications, etc.

- 1980:
*The Mathematical Experience*(with Philip J. Davis) - 1986:
*Descartes' Dream: The World According to Mathematics*(with Philip J. Davis) - 1997:
*What Is Mathematics, Really?* - 2006:
*Unconventional Essays on the Nature of Mathematics*(as editor) - 2009:
*Loving and Hating Mathematics*(with Vera John-Steiner)