Great Currents of Mathematical Thought

Great Currents of Mathematical Thought

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50 essays by eminent scholars include meditations on qStructures, q Disciplines, q qSpace, q qFunction, q qGroup, q qProbability, q and qThe Mathematical Epicq (Volume I) and on qMathematics and the Human Intellect, q qMathematics and Technology, q and qMathematics and Civilizationq (Volume II). 1962 edition.Marthematics in the Arts and Sciences FranAsois Le Lionnais ... However, they both can be obtained by projecting a sort of conical helix, whose equation is rather simple, on three planes each of which is perpendicular to the other two. If this helix is illuminated by suitably directed, parallel light sources, the shadows it projects on planes parallel to its axis will be ... The following example, cited by Emile Borel, has since become classic: When Klein makes us see that the algebraic theory ofanbsp;...

Title:Great Currents of Mathematical Thought
Author:François Le Lionnais
Publisher:Courier Corporation - 2004


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