Foundations and Fundamental Concepts of MathematicseBook - 1997
Third edition of popular undergraduate-level text offers overview of historical roots and evolution of several areas of mathematics. Topics include mathematics before Euclid, Euclid's Elements, non-Euclidean geometry, algebraic structure, formal axiomatics, sets, and more. Emphasis on axiomatic procedures. Problems. Solution Suggestions for Selected Problems. Bibliography.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 1997
Edition: 3rd ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 344 p.) : ill