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A Passage to Infinity: Medieval Indian Mathematics from Kerala and Its Impact

George Gheverghese Joseph - Mathematics - 2009 - 236 pages
This book traces the first faltering steps taken in the mathematical theorisation of infinity which marks the emergence of modern mathematics. It analyses the part played by ...
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George Joseph, the Life and Times of a Kerala Christian Nationalist

George Gheverghese Joseph - Kerala (India) - 2003 - 272 pages
This book looks at the life of George Joseph (1887 1938), a South Indian Christian nationalist whose contributions to the Indian freedom struggle have been generally neglected ...
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Multicultural Mathematics

David Nelson, George Gheverghese Joseph, Julian Williams - Education - 1993 - 228 pages
The history of mathematics is one of creation and discovery in many parts of the world, and yet few people realize that Pythagoras' Theorem was known to the Babylonians a ...
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The Origin and History of Mathematics

V. Lakshmikantham, S. Leela, J. Vasundhara Devi - Mathematics - 2005 - 160 pages
This is the first book on the history of mathematics that attempts to report the immense mathematical activity and contribution of Bharat (greater India) which has been ignored ...
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