Cooke, Roger

122,75€

This new edition brings the fascinating and intriguing history of mathematics to life

The Second Edition of this internationally acclaimed text has been thoroughly revised, updated, and reorganized to give readers a fresh perspective on the evolution…

Cooke, Roger L.

From 110,20€

Aimed at undergraduate students majoring in mathematics, science, engineering, and secondary education, this third edition of “an amazing assemblage of worldwide contributions in mathematics" (CHOICE) examines the elementary arithmetic, geometry,…

Boyer, Carl B.

43,30€

The updated new edition of the classic and comprehensive guide to the history of mathematics

For more than forty years, A History of Mathematics has been the reference…

Schlimm, Dirk

136,40€

…“A Most Elegant Property”: On the Early History of Lexell’s Theorem

Eisso J. Atzema

9. The Misnamings of Playfair’s Axiom

Amy Ackerberg-Hastings

10. Napier, Torporley, Menelaus, and Ptolemy: Delambre and De Morgan’s Observations on Seventeenth-Century…

Landry, Elaine

136,40€

…The Quest for Digital Preservation: Will a portion of mathematics history be lost forever?

Steve DiDomenico, Linda Newman

13. Mathematical Communities as a Topic and a Method

Amy Ackerberg-Hastings

14.
The…

Martzloff

32,95€

Table of contents

Part I. The Context of Chinese Mathematics

1. The Historiographical Context

2. The Historical Context

3. The Notion of Chinese Mathematics

4. Applications of Chinese Mathematics

5. The Structure of Mathematical Works

6.…

Furinghetti, Fulvia

109,10€

…The Revolution in Mathematics Education During the Meiji Era (1868–1912): A Study of the Textbooks Used to Teach Computation, Geometry and Algebra

Marion Cousin

4. Early Experiments with Modern Mathematics in Belgium.…

González-Velasco, Enrique A.

71,70€

Table of contents

1. Trigonometry

Enrique A. González-Velasco

2. Logarithms

Enrique A. González-Velasco

3. Complex Numbers

Enrique A. González-Velasco

4. Infinite Series

Enrique A. González-Velasco

5. The Calculus

Evans, Brian

79,85€

…The Development of Mathematics Throughout the Centuries: A Brief History in a Cultural Contex provides a brief overview of the history of mathematics in…

Barbin, Évelyne

109,10€

Table of contents

1. Angles in Secondary School: Surveying and Navigation

Jean-Paul Guichard

2. Dividing a Triangle in the Middle Ages: An Example from Latin Works on Practical Geometry

Marc Moyon

3. A Square in a Triangle

Patrick…