Revista Brasileira de Ensino de Física
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FLEMING, Henrique. Mário Schenberg's last work. Rev. Bras. Ensino Fís. [online]. 2001, vol.23, n.4, pp.467-469. ISSN 1806-1117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-47442001000400012.
The idea that the mathematical structures, as identified by the Bourbaki school, go beyond mathematics and establish a hierarchy among the physical theories, was cherished by the great Brazilian physicist Mario Schenberg. This is illustrated by an episode in his career.