**Textbook Title:** The Limits of Mathematics

**Textbook Description:**

This free online textbook covers algorithmic information theory and the epistemology of mathematics and physics. It discusses Einstein and Goedel’s views on the nature of mathematics in the light of information theory, and sustains the thesis that mathematics is quasi-empirical.

**Author:** Gregory J. Chaitin

**Subjects:** Mathematics, Physics

**Key words:** Mathematics, Physics

**Download URL:** http://www.umcs.maine.edu/~chaitin/lm.html