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Trends in the History of Science

Mathematizing Space

The Objects of Geometry from Antiquity to the Early Modern Age

Editors: De Risi, Vincenzo (Ed.)

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  • Includes papers by top-notch researchers in the area
  • Spans centuries from Greek mathematics to Kant
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This book collects the papers of the conference held in Berlin, Germany, 27-29 August 2012, on 'Space, Geometry and the Imagination from Antiquity to the Modern Age'. The conference was a joint effort by the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (Berlin) and the Centro die Ricerca Matematica Ennio De Giorgi (Pisa).

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eBook 101,14 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mathematizing Space
Book Subtitle
The Objects of Geometry from Antiquity to the Early Modern Age
Editors
  • Vincenzo De Risi
Series Title
Trends in the History of Science
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-12102-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-12102-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-12101-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-37984-5
Series ISSN
2297-2951
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 318
Number of Illustrations
33 b/w illustrations
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