| Teun Koetsier, Luc Bergmans - Mathematics - 2004 - 716 pages
Mathematics and the Divine seem to correspond to diametrically opposed tendencies of the human mind. Does the mathematician not seek what is precisely defined, and do the ... | |
| Ivor Grattan-Guinness - Mathematics - 2005 - 1040 pages
This book contains around 80 articles on major writings in mathematics published between 1640 and 1940. All aspects of mathematics are covered: pure and applied, probability ... | |
| Dov M. Gabbay, John Woods - Mathematics - 2008 - 750 pages
The present volume of the Handbook of the History of Logic is designed to establish 19th century Britain as a substantial force in logic, developing new ideas, some of which ... | |
| Robert E. Bradley, Ed Sandifer - Mathematics - 2007 - 542 pages
The year 2007 marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of one of the Enlightenment’s most important mathematicians and scientists, Leonhard Euler. This volume is a collection ... | |
| Benjamin Fine, Gerhard Rosenberger - Mathematics - 2007 - 342 pages
This book provides an introduction and overview of number theory based on the distribution and properties of primes. This unique approach provides both a firm background in the ... | |
| David Mumford - Mathematics - 2007 - 236 pages
This volume is the first of three in a series surveying the theory of theta functions. Based on lectures given by the author at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research in ... | |
| Peter Smith - Mathematics - 2007
In 1931, the young Kurt Gödel published his First Incompleteness Theorem, which tells us that, for any sufficiently rich theory of arithmetic, there are some arithmetical ... | |
| Hua Harry Li, Madan M. Gupta - Mathematics - 2007 - 450 pages
One of the attractions of fuzzy logic is its utility in solving many real engineering problems. As many have realised, the major obstacles in building a real intelligent ... | |
| Paul Carus - Mathematics - 2004 - 148 pages
In this brief treatise, Carus traces the roots of his belief in the philosophical basis for mathematics and analyzes that basis after a historical overview of Euclid and his ... | |
| Bertrand Russell - Philosophy - 2007 - 220 pages
Not to be confused with the philosophy of mathematics, mathematical philosophy is the structured set of rules that govern all existence. Or, in a word: logic. While this branch ... | |
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