| Luke Hodgkin - Mathematics - 2005 - 296 pages
A History of Mathematics: From Mesopotamia to Modernity covers the evolution of mathematics through time and across the major Eastern and Western civilizations. It begins in ... | |
| 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 ... | |
| 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 ... | |
| George Gheverghese Joseph - Mathematics - 2016 - 512 pages
Indian Mathematics gives a unique insight into the history of mathematics within a historical global context. It builds on research into the connection between mathematics and ... | |
| Luke Heaton - Science - 2017 - 304 pages
Advertisements for the wildly popular game of Sudoku often feature the reassuring words, "no mathematical knowledge required." In fact, the only skill Sudoku does require is ... | |
| Roger Hart - Mathematics - 2010 - 304 pages
Mathematicians and historians of mathematics and science will find in The Chinese Roots of Linear Algebra new ways to conceptualize the intellectual development of linear algebra. | |
| S. Restivo - Education - 2001 - 202 pages
This is the first book by a sociologist devoted exclusively to a general sociology of mathematics. The author provides examples of different ways of thinking about mathematics ... | |
| Donald C. Benson - Mathematics - 2003 - 280 pages
This book takes a novel look at the topics of school mathematics--arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and calculus. In this stroll on the mathematical seashore we hope to find ... | |
| Jens Høyrup - Mathematics - 1994 - 430 pages
Jens Hoyrup, recognized as the leading authority in social studies of pre-modern mathematics, here provides a social study of the changing mode of mathematical thought through ... | |
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