François Le Lionnais - Mathematics - 2004 - 266 pages
50 essays by eminent scholars include meditations on "Structures," Disciplines," "Space," "Function," "Group," "Probability," and "The Mathematical Epic" (Volume I) and on ...
Raymond Ayoub - Mathematics - 2004 - 277 pages
The anthology is a collection of articles written by renowned mathematicians of the twentieth century. The articles span roughly a century in time and a wide range in subject ...
Morris Kline - Mathematics - 1964 - 512 pages
This book gives a remarkably fine account of the influences mathematics has exerted on the development of philosophy, the physical sciences, religion, and the arts in Western life.
Gaston Bachelard - Science - 1984 - 190 pages
Examines the changes during the twentieth century in the views of mathematics, physics, and the scientific method and discusses the role of the mind in science
Morris Kline - Mathematics - 1982 - 366 pages
Refuting the accepted belief that mathematics is exact and infallible, the author examines the development of conflicting concepts of mathematics and their implications for the ...