0
  •  x 
No products in cart

Philosophy of mathematics

Results 1 - 24 of 24

Philosophy of mathematics

Paperback. Num Pages: 308 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPL; PBB; PBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 216 x 20. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st ed. 2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349486182
ISBN
9781349486182

€ 91.46

Paperback. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474286459
ISBN
9781474286459

€ 18.99
€ 16.79

Paperback. Originally published in 1938, this book focuses on the area of elliptic and hyperelliptic integrals and allied theory. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJG; PBB; PBK; PBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 26. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316607015
ISBN
9781316607015

€ 41.58

Hardcover. Leading thinkers in mathematics, philosophy and education offer new insights into the fundamental question: what is a mathematical concept? Editor(s): Freitas, Elizabeth de; Sinclair, Nathalie; Coles, Alf. Num Pages: 316 pages. BIC Classification: GTG; HP; JNC; PBB; PBX. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107134638
ISBN
9781107134638

€ 91.81

Hardcover. Editor(s): Marcus, Russell; Mcevoy, Mark. Num Pages: 848 pages. BIC Classification: HPL; PBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 244 x 169. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472525345
ISBN
9781472525345

€ 109.98
€ 109.43

Paperback. Graham Priest presents an account of the semantics of intentional language, which proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible. This updated second edition includes ten new chapters which develop the ideas of the first edition, explore new areas, and reply to critics. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPJ; HPL; HPM; PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 25. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198783602
ISBN
9780198783602

€ 37.57

Hardcover. 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. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PBB; PBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 162 x 26. Weight in Grams: 626.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198702597
ISBN
9780198702597

€ 37.57

Hardcover. Gerry Kennedy set off on a tour through Russia, China, Japan and the USA . Only dimly aware of his Victorian ancestors: George Boole, forefather of the digital revolution and James Hinton, eccentric philosopher and advocate of polygamy, he had directly followed in the footsteps of two dynasties of radical thinkers and doers. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BGT; JPWQ; PBB; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Attic Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782051855
ISBN
9781782051855

€ 33.99
€ 24.82

Paperback. This book makes available all Godel's his publications from 1929 to 1936. The volume begins with an informative overview of Godel's life and work and features facing English translations for all German originals, extensive explanatory and historical notes, and a complete biography. Volume 2 contains the remainder of Godel's published work. Editor(s): Feferman, Solomon; Kleene, Stephen C.; Dawson, John W., Jr.; Moore, G.; Solovay, R.; Heijenoort, Jean van. Num Pages: 504 pages, 6 illustrations. BIC Classification: PBB; PBCD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 156 x 29. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195147209
ISBN
9780195147209

€ 72.72

Hardcover. Mathematics is as much a science of the real world as biology is. It is the science of the world's quantitative aspects (such as ratio) and structural or patterned aspects (such as symmetry). The book develops a complete philosophy of mathematics that contrasts with the usual Platonist and nominalist options. Num Pages: 308 pages, biography. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 220 x 145 x 23. Weight in Grams: 522.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137400727
ISBN
9781137400727

€ 119.81

Paperback. Logic from A to Z is a unique glossary of terms used in formal logic and the philosophy of mathematics, with over 500 entries. First published in the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Num Pages: 128 pages, 1 black & white tables. BIC Classification: GBC; HPL; PBB; PBCD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415213752
ISBN
9780415213752

€ 35.96

Hardcover. Praise for William Dunham s Journey Through Genius The Great Theorems of Mathematics "Dunham deftly guides the reader through the verbal and logical intricacies of major mathematical questions and proofs, conveying a splendid sense of how the greatest mathematicians from ancient to modern times presented their arguments. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations; portraits. BIC Classification: PBB; PBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 28. Weight in Grams: 638.
Publisher
Wiley
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1990
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780471500308
ISBN
9780471500308

€ 35.99
€ 25.78

Hardcover. Num Pages: 360 pages, 6 line illus. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
360
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691167510
ISBN
9780691167510

€ 46.99
€ 40.84

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, 3 halftones. 14 line illus. BIC Classification: PBB; PBX; PDA; PDX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 164 x 26. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691171715
ISBN
9780691171715

€ 46.99
€ 40.84

Paperback. Contains a translation and study of ""Euclid's Phaenomena"", a work which once formed part of the mathematical training of astronomers from Central Asia to Western Europe. This work includes an introduction that sets Euclid's geometry of the celestial sphere, and its application to the astronomy of his day, into its historical context. Series: History of Mathematics. Num Pages: 132 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PBB; PBK; PDX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 16 x 452 x 9. Weight in Grams: 283.
Publisher
American Mathematical Society
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780821840726
ISBN
9780821840726

€ 51.06

Hardcover. Editor(s): Katz, Victor J.; Hughes, Barnabas; Folkerts, Menso; Wagner, Roi; Berggren, J. Lennart. Num Pages: 592 pages, 250 line illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 1KB; 3F; 3H; HBLC1; PBB; PBX; PDX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 192 x 265 x 44. Weight in Grams: 1416.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691156859
ISBN
9780691156859

€ 84.91
€ 80.50

Paperback. 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. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 7 black and white images. BIC Classification: HPC; HPCD; PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 113 x 174 x 11. Weight in Grams: 126.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198718642
ISBN
9780198718642

€ 9.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. Renowned linguist George Lakoff pairs with psychologist Rafael Nunez in the first book to provide a serious study of the cognitive science of mathematical ideas. Num Pages: 512 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 190 x 29. Weight in Grams: 790.
Publisher
Basic Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465037711
ISBN
9780465037711

€ 31.66

Hardcover. Albert Lautman (1908-1944) was a French philosopher of mathematics whose work played a crucial role in the history of contemporary French philosophy. This title collects the work of Lautman. It offers readers an insight into his influence on the development of mathematics and philosophy. Translator(s): Duffy, Simon. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 200 x 134 x 25. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441146564
ISBN
9781441146564

€ 99.98
€ 83.42

Paperback. Editor(s): Grattan-Guinness, Ivor. Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias. Num Pages: 1840 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; PBB; PBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415862028
ISBN
9780415862028

€ 78.93

Paperback. Presents a comprehensive treatise on the logical foundation of mathematics. Series: Routledge Classics. Num Pages: 608 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 139 x 44. Weight in Grams: 782.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415487412
ISBN
9780415487412

€ 22.83

Paperback. Offers a comprehensive and accessible exploration of the scope and importance of Gottlob Frege's work. Editor(s): Ricketts, Tom; Potter, Michael. Series: Cambridge Companions to Philosophy. Num Pages: 660 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5; PBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 153 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1028. Series: Cambridge Companions to Philosophy. 660 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Ricketts, Tom; Potter, Michael. Offers a comprehensive and accessible exploration of the scope and importance of Gottlob Frege's work. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF5; PBB. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 30. Weight: 1044.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
660
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521624794
ISBN
9780521624794

€ 36.99
€ 35.96

Hardcover. Originally published in French as: Les origines de la gaeometrie: tiers livre des fondations / Michel Serres (Paris: Editions Julliard, 1993). Translator(s): Burks, Randolph. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; PBB; PBM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474281409
ISBN
9781474281409

€ 22.55

Hardcover. In Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Mathematics Frascolla views the three phases of Wittgenstein's reflections on mathematics as a progressive whole, rather than as seperate entities. Num Pages: 200 pages, references. BIC Classification: PBB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 453.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415024839
ISBN
9780415024839

€ 138.57