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            Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics

            Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics (Hardback)

            By Williams, Talithia

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            The Women of Mathematics is a fascinating, illustrated book examines the lives and work of history's most preeminent female mathematicians.

            ISBN 9781631064852
            Published 21 February 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Ten Great Ideas about Chance

            Ten Great Ideas about Chance (Hardback)

            By Diaconis, Persi; Skyrms, Brian

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            A fascinating account of the breakthrough ideas that transformed probability and statistics In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, gamblers and mathematicians transformed the idea of chance from a mystery into the discipline of probability, setting the stage for a series of ...

            ISBN 9780691174167
            Published 15 October 2017
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Language (English)
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            Platonism, Naturalism, and Mathematical Knowledge
             

            Platonism, Naturalism, and Mathematical Knowledge (Hardback)

            By Brown, James Robert

            • OUR PRICE $242.00

            This study addresses a central theme in current philosophy: Platonism vs Naturalism and provides accounts of both approaches to mathematics, crucially discussing Quine, Maddy, Kitcher, Lakoff, Colyvan, and many others.

            ISBN 9780415872669
            Published 13 December 2011 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science
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            Proof, Logic and Formalization
             

            Proof, Logic and Formalization (Hardback)

            Edited by Detlefsen, Michael

            • OUR PRICE $208.00

            A collection of essays from distinguished contributors looking at why it is that mathematical proof is given precedence over other forms of mathematical justification.

            ISBN 9780415023351
            Published 9 January 1992 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Proof and Knowledge in Mathematics
             

            Proof and Knowledge in Mathematics (Hardback)

            Edited by Detlefsen, Michael

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            Distinguished contributors tackle the main problem that arizes when considering an epistemology for mathematics, the nature and sources of mathematical justification.

            ISBN 9780415068055
            Published 2 January 1992 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 4: Foundations of Logic, 1903-05
             

            The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 4: Foundations of Logic, 1903-05 (Hardback)

            Edited by Urquhart, Alasdair; Volume editor Lewis, Albert C.

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            This volume covers the period from the beginning of Whitehead and Russell's work on Volume 2 of the Principles of Mathematics to the critical discovery of the theory of descriptions in 1905. The collection includes many previously unpublished manuscripts.

            ISBN 9780415094061
            Published 2 June 1994 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell
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            A First Course in Logic: An Introduction to Model Theory, Proof Theory, Computability, and Complexity
             

            A First Course in Logic: An Introduction to Model Theory, Proof Theory, Computability, and Complexity (Hardback)

            By Hedman, Shawn

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            The ability to reason and think in a logical manner forms the basis of learning for most mathematics, computer science, philosophy and logic students. Based on the author's teaching notes at the University of Maryland and aimed at a broad audience, this text covers the fundamenta ...

            ISBN 9780198529804
            Published 1 August 2004 by Oxford University Press (S2)
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            Series Oxford Texts in Logic
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            The Philosophy of Mathematical Practice
             

            The Philosophy of Mathematical Practice (Paperback)

            Edited by Mancosu, Paolo

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            There is an urgent need in philosophy of mathematics for new approaches which pay closer attention to mathematical practice. This book will blaze the trail: it offers philosophical analyses of important characteristics of contemporary mathematics and of many aspects of mathematic ...

            ISBN 9780199640102
            Published 1 December 2011 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Elements of Intuitionism
             

            Elements of Intuitionism (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Dummett, Sir Michael

            • OUR PRICE $291.99

            This is a new edition of one of the best known Oxford Logic Guides. The book gives an introduction to intuitionistic mathematics, leading the reader through the basic mathematical and philosophical concepts. Topics like the Bar Theorem, valuation systems and first-order logic hav ...

            ISBN 9780198505242
            Published 1 February 2000 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Series Oxford Logic Guides
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            Figures of Thought: Mathematics and Mathematical Texts
             

            Figures of Thought: Mathematics and Mathematical Texts (Hardback)

            By Reed, David

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            Offers a sustained and critical attempt to find a consistent argument or narrative thread in mathematical texts. Reed selects mathematicians from a range of historical periods and compares their approaches to organizing and arguing texts.

            ISBN 9780415081467
            Published 1 December 1994 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 18+ years
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