Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences - Routledge Companion Encyclopedias (Hardback)
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Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences - Routledge Companion Encyclopedias (Hardback)

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Hardback 1840 Pages / Published: 16/12/1993
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* Examines the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences in a cultural context, tracing their evolution from ancient times up to the twentieth century
* 176 articles contributed by authors of 18 nationalities
* Chronological table of main events in the development of mathematics
* Fully integrated index of people, events and topics
* Annotated bibliographies of both classic and contemporary sources
* Unique coverage of Ancient and non-Western traditions of mathematics

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415037853
Number of pages: 1840
Weight: 2903 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 117 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Recommended for academic and large public libraries."
-Reference Book Reviews, Vol. 16, No. 2
..."a large and wide-ranging work...The articles are, in the main, clear and useful and their bibliographies...list the most important works in the relevant areas."
-Philosophia Mathematica, Volume 4, No. 2 (1996) These two volumes answer to a real need of a contemporary overview on matheme

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