Prolegomena Mathematica: From Apollonius of Perga to the Late Neoplatonism. With an Appendix on Pappus and the History of Platonism

Prolegomena Mathematica: From Apollonius of Perga to the Late Neoplatonism. With an Appendix on Pappus and the History of Platonism

by Jaap Mansfeld
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004112677

ISBN-13: 9789004112674

Pub. Date: 09/16/1998

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This is the first study to deal with Greek mathematics from the viewpoint of cultural history. Mathematics, and especially the teaching of mathematics, did not proceed in isolation, but developed along lines parallel to the development of general literate culture.

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This is the first study to deal with Greek mathematics from the viewpoint of cultural history. Mathematics, and especially the teaching of mathematics, did not proceed in isolation, but developed along lines parallel to the development of general literate culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004112674
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/16/1998
Series:
Philosophia Antiqua Series, #80
Pages:
182
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.69(d)

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