Routledge 'This is a very fine, well-written and authoritative overview of the history of mathematics.
For Instructors Request Inspection Copy. This is the first book of its kind to cover the history of mathematics on such a scale and in such depth. It is a truly excellent publication, providing comprehensive coverage in a systematic way of the development of one of the most fundamental areas of knowledge. This is a very fine, well-written and authoritative overview of the history of mathematics. It can be thoroughly recommended as a standard work in its field. The Year in Reference.
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ISBN-13: 978-0415862028. in Books Reference Encyclopedias & Subject Guides History. I have dozens, perhaps hundreds but certainly dozens, of math history books and this is one of the most if not THE most comprehensive math history books I own. It seems the real history lies within the history of math. 5 people found this helpful.
Start by marking Companion Encyclopedia of the History and . Published May 18th 1994 by Routledge (first published December 16th 1993).
Start by marking Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences, Volume 2 (Routledge reference) as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This indispensable reference work demonstrates the continuing importance of mathematics and its use in physics, astronomy, engineering, computer science, philosophy, and the social sciences. Also addressed is the history of higher education in mathematics.
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Grattan-Guinness (e. Routledge (1994). The Companion Encyclopedia is the first comprehensive work to cover all the principal lines and themes of the history and philosophy of mathematics from ancient times up to the twentieth century. In 176 articles contributed by 160 authors of 18 nationalities, the work describes and analyzes the variety of theories, proofs, techniques, and cultural and practical applications of mathematics
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This is a Persian translation of " Pure Mathematics in Islamic Civilization" in Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the mathematical Sciences, London-New York, pp 70-79. The translation is published in Mirase Elmi Islam va Iran (Scientific Heritage of Islam and Iran), n., 2016, pp. 5-16.
Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias. Num Pages: 1840 pages, 143 line figures, 47 halftones, 3 tables. BIC Classification: GBC; PBB; PBX.
Companion encyclopedia of the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences, Volume 2. I. Grattan-Guinness.