December 24, 2010

Hogswatchnight Gifts

As a reward for the fortitude everyone showed during the Dark Gods' simultaneous assault on the Sun and the Moon, I bring the traditional Hogswatchnight sausage products book reviews: of Karl Sigmund's The Calculus of Selfishness; of Kurt Jacobs's Stochastic Processes for Physicists: Understanding Noisy Systems; and of Josiah Ober's Democracy and Knowledge: Innovation and Learning in Classical Athens. Now what did you the Hogfather get me this year?

The Collective Use and Evolution of Concepts; Biology; Mathematics; Complexity; Physics; The Dismal Science; Commit a Social Science; Writing for Antiquity; Enigmas of Chance

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