A Delicate Balance: Global Perspectives On Innovation And Tradition In The History Of Mathematics: A Festschrift In Hon by David E. RoweA Delicate Balance: Global Perspectives On Innovation And Tradition In The History Of Mathematics: A Festschrift In Hon by David E. Rowe

A Delicate Balance: Global Perspectives On Innovation And Tradition In The History Of Mathematics…

byDavid E. RoweEditorWann-Sheng Horng

Hardcover | May 29, 2015

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Joseph W. Dauben, a leading authority on the history of mathematics in Europe, China, and North America, has played a pivotal role in promoting international scholarship over the last forty years. This Festschrift volume, showcasing recent historical research by leading experts on three continents, offers a global perspective on important themes in this field.
The editors of this Festschrift took their doctorates at CUNY Graduate Center under J.W. Dauben. Since graduating they have published widely on topics in the history of mathematics.
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Title:A Delicate Balance: Global Perspectives On Innovation And Tradition In The History Of Mathematics…Format:HardcoverDimensions:428 pagesPublished:May 29, 2015Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319120298

ISBN - 13:9783319120294

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Table of Contents

Preface.- Set Theory and Foundations of Mathematics.- On the Boundaries of Mathematics and Physics.- European Mathematics in Transition.- Mathematics and its History in Modern Cultures.- Traditional Chinese Mathematics.- Chinese Mathematics: Transmissions and Transformation.- Selected Bibliography of Joseph W. Dauben.- Bibliography.