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 ...
W.S. Anglin, J. Lambek - Science - 2012 - 331 pages
The authors' novel approach to some interesting mathematical concepts - not normally taught in other courses - places them in a historical and philosophical setting. Although ...
Morris Kline - Mathematics - 1990 - 390 pages
Traces the development of mathematics from its beginnings in Babylonia and ancient Egypt to the work of Riemann and Godel in modern times
Frank J. Swetz - Education - 1993 - 269 pages
Biographies of 23 important mathematicians span many centuries and cultures. Historical Learning Tasks provide 21 in-depth treatments of a variety of historical problems.
William P. Berlinghoff, Clifford Sloyer, Robert W. Hayden, Eric F. Wood, It's About Time, Inc. (Firm), MATHconx, LLC (Firm), National Science Foundation (U.S.) - Mathematics - 2000
Algebra, geometry, statistics, probability, trigonometry, discrete mathematics plus dynamic programming, linear programming and optimization techniques related to real-life ...