rohina at shaw.ca
Mon Jun 18 19:22:23 EDT 2007
>>Perhaps maths with lots of reading around the edges?
>She has set her sights on Philosophy. She did this because she feels that
>maths has to be a consuming passion or there's no point, and in her case it
>isn't, but you might feel otherwise.
My brother did a lot of maths and physics along with literature and
philosopy as an undergraduate, and he ended up as a bioethicist and is
about to start a postdoc at Princeton. His experience says there are
very few Philosophers who are any good at maths, but it is actually a
useful skillset in that discipline.
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