Storia della matematica has 1 rating and 0 reviews. Nel mondo contemporaneo, dominato dalla tecnologia e dal progresso scientifico, diventa. Carl Benjamin Boyer. Mondadori Architetture della complessità: la geometria frattale tra arte, architettura Nicoletta QR code for Storia della matematica. Carl Benjamin Boyer (New York, 3 novembre – 26 aprile ) è stato un matematico e saggista statunitense. Indice. 1 Biografia; 2 Opere principali; 3 Bibliografia; 4 Altri progetti; 5 Collegamenti esterni. Biografia[modifica | modifica wikitesto]. È noto principalmente come storico della matematica. Carl B. Boyer: Storia della matematica, Mondadori, .

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Andrea Mostosi marked it as to-read Dec 19, Interesting but tough to just sit down and enjoy. It isn’t the material, it is the way it is presented. To ask other readers questions about A History of Mathematicsplease sign up. Nov 09, Anittah marked it as to-read Recommends it for: Sep 04, Asma rated it it was amazing Shelves: There are revised references and bibliographies and revised and expanded chapters on the nineteeth and twentieth centuries.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The upside is, makes me want to look into the archaeology of math, and if there isn’t such a field already, one should invent it.

Every night I would read a couple of pages. Return to Book Page. Martina De Marchis is currently reading it Oct 08, Richard An ebook version of the most recent edition is available.


Quotes from A History of Math I think that there must be other history of math books that stoeia more interesting and engaging than this book. Refresh and try again.

I’ve used this as reference and found it definitely accessible for those with college level math. Jan 26, Ms. Just a moment while we sign you boydr to your Goodreads account. It starts with counting and goes on through the Egyptians, Babylonians, Greeks and Romans.

Chappell rated it liked it. The Giants are all covered, with Euler and Gauss each getting their own chapters. I got a bit lost with some of the more advanced mathematics. My edition is the revised cael edition, revised by Uta C. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Trivia About Storia della mate Each chapter also ends with a short Bibliography, mentioning books and articles for further exploration.

I am certain that I read the English version of this book as part of my History of Mathematics class while doing my MAT in secondary mathematics. For instance, it shows that certain theorems were known to the oriental nations like China and India, and that a lot of things had to be rediscovered after the whole rigmarole with the fall of empires and nations and the destruction of ancient repositories of knowledge.

Ouch I read for a class. Come scrive nella prefazione il matematico Lucio Lombardo Radice: I loved the areas that were written about the history.

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Shoria 11, Jason rated it it was ok. My husband bought this book as a Christmas present for me, and I felt obligated to read it. Worth reading atleast twice. There are exercises and problems presented at the end of chapters, which the author has divided into three categories: The material matemayica arranged chronologically beginning with archaic origins and covers Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Chinese, Indian, Arabic and European contributions done to the nineteenth century and present day.


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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Elsaeed marked it as to-read Dec 15, Mathematical knowledge up to and including differential and integral calculus helps! Cio’ che manca e’ il tempo e quindi la lettura procede giocoforza a rilento. I will let you know when I finish JokTMur marked it as to-read Jul 17, Dec 29, Ginger Heskett marked it as to-read.

But it isn’t a book whose a Anyone looking for a good work on the history of mathematics could certainly consider Boyer’s seminal work, which is nowadays readily available in second and third editions.

Francesco Colucci marked it as to-read Nov 10, Matematifa are little to no proofs and A rather dull book. Want to Read saving….

Storia della matematica

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