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We cannot now speak of maximizing the value of the objective function, since this function is now known only in a probabilistic sense.
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We can force Britain and France out of the Suez, but we cannot so much as try to force the Russian tanks back from Budapest.
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We now shall show that any involution with these characteristics is necessarily of the type we have just described.
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