The Mathematics Dictionary (Google eBook)

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R.C. James
Springer, Jul 31, 1992 - Mathematics - 560 pages
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For more than 50 years, this classic reference has provided fundamental data in an accessible, concise form. This edition of the Mathematics Dictionary incorporates updated terms and concepts in its span of more than 8,000 topics from a broad spectrum of mathematical specialties. It features review-length descriptions of theories, practices and principles as well as a multilingual index.

  

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Mathematics Dictionary 5th Edition
ERROR FLAG ON GOOGLE BOOKS!!! Mathematics Dictionary 5th edition by James and James. Google Books lists Wrong authors below reader review section. The Mathematics
Dictionary on this page is authored by R.C. James, Glenn James, as were editions 1 through 4, as far as I know. The Google Books entry incorrectly lists authors as: P.L. Williams, R.C. James, S.M. Roberts, who do not even have degrees in mathematics. These three are not the authors of the Mathematics Dictionary. The real authors are R.C. James and Glenn James, and have been for years. Now to my review of James & James. I have found this reference very valuable over the years. More than just a dictionary of word meanings, James & James expands on the meanings of terms and concepts, and is perhaps closer to a mathematical encyclopedia. Detailed and professional treatments that are interesting enough to make good reading, not just a look up. The quality of the discussion is much better than what we see in other references, e.g. Wikipedia. I would recommend James & James to any serious student or working professional in the field of mathematics. 

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DENOMINATE NUMBERS
453
MATHEMATICAL SYMBOLS
455
Trigonometry and Hyperbolic Functions
456
Logic and Set Theory
458
Topology and Abstract Spaces
459
Mathematics of Finance
460
DIFFERENTIATION FORMULAS
461

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JSTOR: Mathematics Dictionary
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About the author (1992)

PHILLIP L. WILLIAMS, PhD, is Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science at the University of Georgia, Athens.
ROBERT C. JAMES, PhD, is President of TERRA, Inc., Tallahassee, Florida, and Associate Scientist at the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville.
STEPHEN M. ROBERTS, PhD, is Professor and Program Director of the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

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