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The Resource Mathematics in the modern world ; : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Morris Kline

Mathematics in the modern world ; : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Morris Kline

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Mathematics in the modern world ; : readings from Scientific American
Title
Mathematics in the modern world ;
Title remainder
readings from Scientific American
Statement of responsibility
with introductions by Morris Kline
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Scientific American
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1908-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kline, Morris
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Mathematics
Label
Mathematics in the modern world ; : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Morris Kline
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nicolas Bourbaki
  • The theory of numbers
  • The curvature of space
  • Topology
  • The Koenigsberg Bridges
  • Fixed-point theorems
  • Probability
  • Paradox
  • Symbolic logic
  • Non-Cantorian set theory
  • Descartes
  • Godel's Proof
  • The use and misuse of Game Theory
  • Linear programming
  • Cybernetics
  • Isaac Newton
  • Laplace
  • William Rowan Hamilton
  • The strange life of Charles Babbage
  • William Kingdon Clifford
  • James Clerk Maxwell
  • Srinivasa Ramanujan
Control code
439820
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
409 pages
Lccn
68017151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color)
System control number
(WaOLN)623149
Label
Mathematics in the modern world ; : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Morris Kline
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nicolas Bourbaki
  • The theory of numbers
  • The curvature of space
  • Topology
  • The Koenigsberg Bridges
  • Fixed-point theorems
  • Probability
  • Paradox
  • Symbolic logic
  • Non-Cantorian set theory
  • Descartes
  • Godel's Proof
  • The use and misuse of Game Theory
  • Linear programming
  • Cybernetics
  • Isaac Newton
  • Laplace
  • William Rowan Hamilton
  • The strange life of Charles Babbage
  • William Kingdon Clifford
  • James Clerk Maxwell
  • Srinivasa Ramanujan
Control code
439820
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
409 pages
Lccn
68017151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color)
System control number
(WaOLN)623149

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