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  • Uncertainty
    Uncertainty (English, Hardback) William Briggs

    This book presents a philosophical approach to probability and probabilistic thinking, considering the underpinnings of probabilistic reasoning and modeling, which effectively underlie everything in data science.

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  • Hidden Figures
    Hidden Figures (English, CD-Audio) Margot Lee Shetterly $32.56 $39.99
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  • Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis
    Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis (English, Paperback) Barry Mazur, William Stein

    This book introduces prime numbers and explains the famous unsolved Riemann hypothesis.

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  • Leibniz: A Very Short Introduction
    Leibniz: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Dr Maria Rosa Antognazza

    This Very Short Introduction considers who Leibniz was and introduces his overarching intellectual vision. It follows his pursuit of the systematic reform and advancement of all the sciences, to be undertaken as a collaborative enterprise supported by an enlightened ruler, and his ultimate goal of the improvement of the human condition.

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  • Synthetic Philosophy of Contemporary Mathematics
    Synthetic Philosophy of Contemporary Mathematics (Paperback) Fernando Zalamea

    A panoramic survey of the vast spectrum of modern and contemporary mathematics and the new philosophical possibilities they suggest. The author challenges philosophy's self-imposed ignorance of the 'making of mathematics', providing detailed case studies and setting out a sophisticated new epistemology.

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  • Philosophy of Mathematics
    Philosophy of Mathematics (English, Hardback) Oystein Linnebo

    A sophisticated, original introduction to the philosophy of mathematics from one of its leading contemporary scholars...

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  • The Science of Conjecture
    The Science of Conjecture (English, Paperback) James Franklin

    The Science of Conjecture provides a history of rational methods of dealing with uncertainty and explores the coming to consciousness of the human understanding of risk.

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  • Quadrivium
    Quadrivium (English, Hardback) Miranda Lundy, Daud Sutton

    Composed of six previously published works.

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  • Summing It Up
    Summing It Up (English, Hardback) Avner Ash, Robert Gross

    We use addition on a daily basis?yet how many of us stop to truly consider the enormous and remarkable ramifications of this mathematical activity? Summing It Up uses addition as a springboard to present a fascinating and accessible look at numbers and number theory, and how we apply beautiful numerical properties to answer math problems. Mathematicians Avner Ash and Robert Gross explore...

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  • Paradoxes of the Infinite
    Paradoxes of the Infinite (English, Paperback) Bernard Bolzano

    Paradoxes of the Infinite presents one of the most insightful, yet strangely unacknowledged, mathematical treatises of the 19th century: Dr Bernard Bolzano'sParadoxien. This volume contains an adept translation of the work itself by Donald A. Steele S.J., and in addition an historical introduction to the masterpiece, which includes a brief biography as well as an evaluation of Bolzano the...

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  • Analytic Philosophy
    Analytic Philosophy (English, Paperback) Aaron Preston

    Analytic Philosophy: An Interpretive History explores the ways interpretation (of key figures, factions, texts, etc.) shaped the analytic tradition, from Frege to Dummet. It offers readers 17 chapters, written especially for this volume by an international cast of leading scholars. Some chapters are devoted to large, thematic issues like the relationship between analytic philosophy and other...

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  • The Principia
    The Principia (Latin, Paperback) Sir Isaac Newton $14.81
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  • A Brief History of Numbers
    A Brief History of Numbers (English, Hardback) Leo Corry

    This is the story behind the idea of number, from the Pythagoreans, up until the turn of the 20th century, through Greek, Islamic & European mathematics.

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  • Quadrivium
    Quadrivium (English, Hardback) Miranda Lundy, Daud Sutton

    The quadrivium-the classical curriculum-comprises the four liberal arts of number, geometry, music, and cosmology. It was studied from antiquity to the Renaissance as a way of glimpsing the nature of reality. Geometry is number in space; music is number in time; and comology expresses number in space and time. Number, music, and geometry are metaphysical truths: life across the universe...

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  • Mathematics without Apologies
    Mathematics without Apologies (English, Hardback) Michael Harris

    What do pure mathematicians do, and why do they do it? Looking beyond the conventional answers--for the sake of truth, beauty, and practical applications--this book offers an eclectic panorama of the lives and values and hopes and fears of mathematicians in the twenty-first century, assembling material from a startlingly diverse assortment of scholarly, journalistic, and pop culture sources.

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  • Causality
    Causality (English, Hardback) Phyllis Illari, Dr. Federica Russo

    Scientific and philosophical literature on causality has become highly specialised. It is hard to find suitable access points for students, young researchers, or professionals outside this domain. This book provides a guide to the complex literature, explains the scientific problems of causality and the philosophical tools needed to address them.

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  • Praxis II Middle School Mathematics (5169) Book + Online
    Praxis II Middle School Mathematics (5169) Book + Online (English, Paperback) MR Stephen Reiss

    REA's PRAXIS II: Middle School Mathematics Test Prep with Online Practice Gets You Certified and in the Classroom!Nationwide, more than 4 million teachers will be needed over the next decade, and all must take appropriate tests to be licensed. REA gets you ready for your teaching career with our outstanding library of Teacher Certification test preps.REA's PRAXIS II: Middle School Mathematics...

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  • History of Mathematics Teaching and Learning
    History of Mathematics Teaching and Learning (English, Paperback) Alexander Karp, Fulvia Furinghetti

    This work examines the main directions of research conducted on the history of mathematics education. It devotes substantial attention to research methodologies and the connections between this field and other scholarly fields. The results of a survey about academic literature on this subject are accompanied by a discussion of what has yet to be done and problems that remain unsolved....

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  • Gottlob Frege: Basic Laws of Arithmetic
    Gottlob Frege: Basic Laws of Arithmetic (English, Paperback) Philip A. Ebert

    This is the first complete English translation of Gottlob Frege's Grundgesetze der Arithmetik (1893 and 1903), with introduction and annotation. As the culmination of his ground-breaking work in the philosophy of logic and mathematics, Frege here tried to show how the fundamental laws of arithmetic could be derived from purely logical principles.

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  • Information: A Very Short Introduction
    Information: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Luciano Floridi

    Luciano Floridi unpacks this fundamental concept - what information is, how it is measured, its value and meaning - cutting across the sciences and humanities, from DNA to the Internet, and the ethical issues related to privacy, copyright, and accessibility.

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