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Author Evans, Brian R.

Title The development of mathematics throughout the centuries : a brief history in a cultural context / Brian R. Evans, School of Education, Pace University, New York, NY
Published Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2014]
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Summary Throughout the book, readers take a journey throughout time and observe how people around the world have understood these patterns of quantity, structure, and dimension around them. The Development of Mathematics Throughout the Centuries: A Brief History in a Cultural Contex provides a brief overview of the history of mathematics in a very straightforward and understandable manner and also addresses major findings that influenced the development of mathematics as a coherent discipline. This book: Highlights the contributions made by various world cultures including African, Egyptian, Babyloni
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Mathematics -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013044445
ISBN 1118853911 (pdf)
1118853970 (epub)
1118854020 (mobi)
130663802X
9781118853917 (pdf)
9781118853979 (epub)
9781118854020 (mobi)
9781306638029
(cloth)