Books in category Mathematics – History & Philosophy

  • Werke

    Carl Friedrich Gauss

    This edition of the complete scientific works of Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855) was first published between 1863 and 1933.

  • Randomness

    Deborah J. Bennett

    This book is aimed at the trouble with trying to learn about probability.

  • Le Geometrie della Visione

    Le Geometrie della Visione
    Laura Catastini, Franco Ghione

    Per la prima volta sono riuniti e didatticamente rielaborati a fondo in un manuale e in un CD i testi di base della geometria della visione.

  • The Square Root of 2

    The Square Root of 2
    David Flannery

    An elegantly dramatized and illustrated dialog on the square root of two and the whole concept of irrational numbers.

  • Linear Algebras

    Linear Algebras
    L. E. Dickson

    Originally published in 1914, this book provides a concise account regarding the theory of linear associative algebras.

  • Mathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times Volume 3

    Mathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times, Volume 3
    Morris Kline

    The concluding volume covers the revival of projective geometry, the emergence of abstract algebra, the beginnings of topology, and the influence of Godel on recent mathematical study.

  • Proof Analysis

    Proof Analysis
    Sara Negri, Jan von Plato

    This book continues from where the authors' previous book, Structural Proof Theory, ended.

  • Russian Mathematics Education

    Russian Mathematics Education
    Alexander Karp, Bruce Ramon Vogeli

    The second volume, entitled Programs and Practices will examine specific Russian programs in mathematics, their impact and methodological innovations.

  • An Aristotelian Realist Philosophy of Mathematics

    An Aristotelian Realist Philosophy of Mathematics
    J. Franklin

    The book develops a complete philosophy of mathematics that contrasts with the usual Platonist and nominalist options.

  • Mathematics of the 19th Century

    Mathematics of the 19th Century
    Andrei N. Kolmogorov, Adolf-Andrei P. Yushkevich

    The book History of Mathematics from Ancient Times to the Early Nineteenth Century [in Russian], which was published in the years 1970-1972, is cited in abbreviated form as HM (with volume and page number indicated).

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