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Mathematics in the 20th century. (English) Zbl 1081.01502
Summary: A survey is given of several key themes that have characterised mathematics in the 20th century. The impact of physics is also discussed, and some speculations are made about possible developments in the 21st century.
An almost identical article was published in Bull. Lond. Math. Soc. 34, No. 1, 1–15 (2002; Zbl 1022.01007).

MSC:
01A60 History of mathematics in the 20th century
00A05 Mathematics in general
01A67 Future perspectives in mathematics
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