Books in category Mathematics – History & Philosophy

This edition of the complete scientific works of Carl Friedrich Gauss (17771855) was first published between 1863 and 1933.

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

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.

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

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
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.

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

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

Mathematics of the 19th Century
The book History of Mathematics from Ancient Times to the Early Nineteenth Century [in Russian], which was published in the years 19701972, is cited in abbreviated form as HM (with volume and page number indicated).