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viKid Abstraction

What is Abstraction?

Abstraction is at the heart of both Mathematics and Computer Science.

In fact I believe both Mathematics and Computer Science are the embodiment of forms of Abstraction.

I will save you from technical definitions, you can find that with a cursory search or at the links at the bottom of the page.

What I want to discuss here is more philosophical and I think we can begin to look at the subject from, points of view.

Abstraction in Math

Abstraction in Computing

Links, Sources & Further Reading


06dec16   admin