Mathematics in Western Culture

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Oxford University Press, 1966 - Mathematics - 484 pages
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Review: Mathematics in Western Culture (Galaxy Books)

User Review  - CJ - Goodreads

A very well-written book. I started out reading this in preparation for taking Calculus. Having gone through Calc 2, I realize now I probably didn't have to read this in order to do well in class. But ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nassos Kontonatsios - Goodreads

The influences mathematics has exerted on the development of philosophy, the physical sciences, religion, and the arts in Western life. One of the best books that I ever red... Read full review

Contents

Introduction True and False Concept1ons
3
The Rule of Thumb in Mathematics
13
The Birth of the Mathematical Spirit
24
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