The World of Mathematics: A Four-Volume Set by James R. Newman

The World of Mathematics: A Four-Volume Set by James R. Newman

The World of Mathematics: A Four-Volume Set by James R. Newman
Dover Publications | November 6, 2003 | English | ISBN: 0486432688 | 2576 pages | DJVU | 64 MB

Save 17% when you order the complete set! A monumental 4-volume reference, 15 years in the making, The World of Mathematics was specially designed to make mathematics more accessible to the inexperienced. It comprises non-technical essays on every aspect of the vast subject, including articles by scores of eminent mathematicians and other thinkers.

The World of Mathematics (4 Volumes Box set) (Repost)

The World of Mathematics (4 Volumes Box set) (Repost)

The World of Mathematics (4 Volumes Box set) By James R. Newman
1956 | 2469 Pages | ISBN: 0671829408 | DJVU | 31 MB

Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study [Repost]

Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study [Repost]

Krishnaswami Alladi - Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study
Published: 2012-10-31 | ISBN: 8132207661 | PDF | 195 pages | 3 MB

Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study (repost)

Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study (repost)

Ramanujan's Place in the World of Mathematics: Essays Providing a Comparative Study by Krishnaswami Alladi
English | 2012-10-31 | ISBN: 8132207661 | PDF | 195 pages | 2,4 MB

Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics (Repost)

Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics (Repost)

Zvi Artstein, "Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1616140917 | 426 pages | EPUB | 2,2 MB

Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics

Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics

Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics by Zvi Artstein
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1616140917 | 426 pages | EPUB | 2,2 MB

In this accessible and illuminating study of how the science of mathematics developed, a veteran math researcher and educator looks at the ways in which our evolutionary makeup is both a help and a hindrance to the study of math.

New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)

New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)

New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) by Jöran Friberg
English | 15 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319445960 | 553 Pages | PDF | 24.18 MB

This monograph presents in great detail a large number of both unpublished and previously published Babylonian mathematical texts in the cuneiform script. It is a continuation of the work A Remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts (Springer 2007) written by Jöran Friberg, the leading expert on Babylonian mathematics.

Rockefeller and the Internationalization of Mathematics Between the Two World Wars

Rockefeller and the Internationalization of Mathematics Between the Two World Wars

Rockefeller and the Internationalization of Mathematics Between the Two World Wars: Document and Studies for the Social History of Mathematics in the … (Science Networks. Historical Studies) by Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze
English | 2001 | ISBN: 3034895054 | 341 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

Philanthropic societies funded by the Rockefeller family were prominent in the social history of the twentieth century, for their involvement in medicine and applied science.

The Impact of Applications on Mathematics: Proceedings of the Forum of Mathematics for Industry 2013

The Impact of Applications on Mathematics: Proceedings of the Forum of Mathematics for Industry 2013

The Impact of Applications on Mathematics: Proceedings of the Forum of Mathematics for Industry 2013 by Masato Wakayama and Robert S. Anderssen
English | 2014 | ISBN: 4431549064 | 369 pages | PDF | 12 MB

This book is a collection of papers presented at the Forum “The Impact of Applications on Mathematics” in October 2013. It describes an appropriate framework in which to highlight how real-world problems, over the centuries and today, have influenced and are influencing the development of mathematics and thereby, how mathematics is reshaped, in order to advance mathematics and its application.

Philosophy of Mathematics: A Contemporary Introduction to the World of Proofs and Pictures, (2nd Edition) (Repost)

Philosophy of Mathematics: A Contemporary Introduction to the World of Proofs and Pictures, (2nd Edition) (Repost)

James Robert Brown, "Philosophy of Mathematics: A Contemporary Introduction to the World of Proofs and Pictures, (2nd Edition)"
English | 2008-01-17 | ISBN: 0415960479 | 264 pages | PDF | 1.3 mb

A History of the Study of Mathematics at Cambridge

A History of the Study of Mathematics at Cambridge

A History of the Study of Mathematics at Cambridge (Cambridge Library Collection - Mathematics) by Walter William Rouse Ball
English | July 20, 2009 | ISBN: 1108002072 | 285 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

For centuries, Cambridge University has attracted some of the world's greatest mathematicians. This 1889 book gives a compelling account of how mathematics developed at Cambridge from the middle ages to the late nineteenth century, from the viewpoint of a leading scholar based at Trinity College who was closely involved in teaching the subject.

Phenomenology, Logic, and the Philosophy of Mathematics (repost)

Phenomenology, Logic, and the Philosophy of Mathematics (repost)

Phenomenology, Logic, and the Philosophy of Mathematics by Richard Tieszen
English | 2005 | 368 Pages | ISBN: 0521837820 | PDF | 2 MB

Handbook on the History of Mathematics Education (repost)

Handbook on the History of Mathematics Education (repost)

Handbook on the History of Mathematics Education by Alexander Karp and Gert Schubring
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1461491541 | 627 pages | PDF | 7,7 MB

The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society (repost)

The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society (repost)

The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society by Sarah J. Greenwald and Jill E. Thomley
English | ISBN: 1587658445 | 2011 | PDF | 1191 pages | 17,7 MB

A fascinating exploration of how mathematics affects our daily lives in sociological, economic, and historical perspectives.
Mathematics is at the root of modern civilization, from measuring temperature on a frigid day to driving a car to using a digital camera enthusiasts might say applied mathematics rules the world.

The wonderful world of mathematics

The wonderful world of mathematics

Lancelot Hogben, "The wonderful world of mathematics"
English | ASIN: B0007HMVU8 | 1955 | 80 pages | PDF | 10 MB

The Supermodel and the Brillo Box: Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art (Repost)

The Supermodel and the Brillo Box: Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art (Repost)

Don Thompson, "The Supermodel and the Brillo Box: Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1137279087 | 288 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters

The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters

The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters by Frances Stonor Saunders
English | November 5, 2013 | ISBN: 1595589147 | EPUB | 448 pages | 1.6 MB

Rain of Years: Great Expectations and the World of Dickens

Rain of Years: Great Expectations and the World of Dickens

Bernard Schilling, "Rain of Years: Great Expectations and the World of Dickens"
2001 | pages: 134 | ISBN: 158046100X | PDF | 1,3 mb

Diodorus Siculus and the World of the Late Roman Republic

Diodorus Siculus and the World of the Late Roman Republic

Diodorus Siculus and the World of the Late Roman Republic by Charles Muntz
2017 | ISBN: 0190498722 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Here's Looking at Euclid: A Surprising Excursion Through the Astonishing World of Math (repost)

Here's Looking at Euclid: A Surprising Excursion Through the Astonishing World of Math (repost)

Alex Bellos, "Here's Looking at Euclid: A Surprising Excursion Through the Astonishing World of Math"
English | ISBN: 1416588256 | 2011 | epub | 336 pages | 5,1 MB

Too often math gets a bad rap, characterized as dry and difficult. But, Alex Bellos says, "math can be inspiring and brilliantly creative. Mathematical thought is one of the great achievements of the human race, and arguably the foundation of all human progress. The world of mathematics is a remarkable place.