The lore of mathematics and law
AuthorPark, M. M.
Source TitleVictorian Bar News
University of Melbourne Author/sPark, Malcolm
Document TypeJournal (Paginated)
CitationsPark, M. M. (1993). The lore of mathematics and law. Victorian Bar News, 84, 68-71.
Access StatusOpen Access
This is a post-print of an article published in the Victoria Bar News 1993 published by The Victorian Bar. This version is reproduced with permission from the Victorian Bar News. http://www.vicbar.com.au/d.2.aspx
The reliance upon mathematics in the law is considered by a jaundicedobserver who believes that there exists too much reliance and that this reliance is“pseudo science” in an attempt to bolster a litigant’s position in a lawsuit. Theobserver’s view is that lawyers are ill-equipped to utilise mathematics.
Keywordsmathematics; geometric progression; law; legal profession; history; legal facetiae
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