
Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mathematics
Wittgenstein's remarks on mathematics have not received the recogni tion they deserve; they have for the most part been either ignored, or dismissed as unworthy of the author of the Tractatus and the I nvestiga tions. This is unfortunate, I...

Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics
This volume contains thirteen papers that were presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics/La Société Canadienne d’Histoire et de Philosophie des Mathématiques, held on the campus...

Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics in the Early Husserl
Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics in the Early Husserl focuses on the first ten years of Edmund Husserl’s work, from the publication of his Philosophy of Arithmetic (1891) to that of his Logical Investigations (1900/01), and aims to precisely...

A Course of Higher Mathematics: International Series of Monographs in Pure and Applied Mathematics, Volume 62
International Series of Monographs in Pure and Applied Mathematics, Volume 62: A Course of Higher Mathematics, V: Integration and Functional Analysis focuses on the theory of functions. The book first discusses the Stieltjes integral. Concerns...

Montana Mathematics Enthusiast, The: Monograph 2: Mathematics Education and the Legacy of Zoltan Paul Dienes.
A Volume in The Montana Mathematics Enthusiast: Monograph Series in Mathematics Education Series Editor Bharath Sriraman, The University of Montana The name of Zoltan P. Dienes (1916) stands with those of Jean Piaget and Jerome Bruner as a...

Mathematics & Mathematics Education: Searching for Common Ground
This book is the fruit of a symposiumin honor of Ted Eisenberg concerning the growing divide between the mathematics community and the mathematics education community, a divide that is clearly unhealthy for both. The work confronts this disturbing...

Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds: A History of Philosophy without any gaps, Volume 2
Peter Adamson offers an accessible, humorous tour through a period of eight hundred years when some of the most influential of all schools of thought were formed: from the third century BC to the sixth century AD. He introduces us to Cynics and...

Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hegel and the Philosophy of Right
Hegel is one of the most important figures in the history of ideas and political thought. His Philosophy of Right is widely recognised as one of the greatest works of political philosophy.Hegel and the Philosophy of Right...

Holism in Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Physics
The Scope of the Project The concept of holism is at the centre of farreaching changes in various areas of philosophy in the second half of the twentieth century. Holism in epistemology and the philosophy of mind is widespread among analytic...

Continental Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion
This is the first book that provides access to twelve Continental philosophers and the consequences of their thinking for the philosophy of religion. Basically, in the second half of the twentieth century, it has been treated from within the Anglo...

Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science: A Volume of the Handbook of the Philosophy of Science Series
Psychology is the study of thinking, and cognitive science is the interdisciplinary investigation of mind and intelligence that also includes philosophy, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology. In these investigations,...

The Art of Mathematics
Can a Christian escape from a lion? How quickly can a rumour spread? Can you fool an airline into accepting oversize baggage? Recreational mathematics is full of frivolous questions where the mathematician's art can be brought to bear. But play...

Mathematics
This major survey features the work of 18 outstanding mathematicians. Primary subjects include analytic geometry, algebra, ordinary and partial differential equations, the calculus of variations, functions of a complex variable, prime numbers, and...

Mathematics
Continuum Physics: Volume 1  Mathematics is a collection of papers that discusses certain selected mathematical methods used in the study of continuum physics. Papers in this collection deal with developments in mathematics in continuum physics and...

Doing Mathematics
Doing Mathematics discusses some ways mathematicians and mathematical physicists do their work and the subject matters they uncover and fashion. The conventions they adopt, the subject areas they delimit, what they can prove and calculate...

Mathematics for the IB MYP 4 & 5
The only series for MYP 4 and 5 developed exclusively with the IBDrive meaningful inquiry through a unique conceptdriven narrative. Supports every aspect of assessment with opportunities that use the criteria Gives you...

Mathematics of the Transcendental
In Mathematics of the Transcendental, Alain Badiou painstakingly works through the pertinent aspects of Category Theory, demonstrating their internal logic and veracity, their derivation and distinction from Set Theory, and the 'thinking of being'....

A Mathematics Sampler
Now in its fifth edition, A Mathematics Sampler presents mathematics as both science and art, focusing on the historical role of mathematics in our culture. It uses selected topics from modern mathematics—including computers, perfect numbers,...

The Nature of Mathematics
Anyone interested in mathematics will appreciate this survey, which explores the distinction between the body of knowledge known as mathematics and the methods used in its discovery. It traces the growth of mathematical science from ancient to...