The Resource Equations from God : pure mathematics and Victorian faith, Daniel J. Cohen

Equations from God : pure mathematics and Victorian faith, Daniel J. Cohen

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Equations from God : pure mathematics and Victorian faith
Title
Equations from God
Title remainder
pure mathematics and Victorian faith
Statement of responsibility
Daniel J. Cohen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1968-
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Cohen, Daniel J.
Index
index present
LC call number
BL265.M3
LC item number
C64 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Johns Hopkins studies in the history of mathematics
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  • Religion and science
  • Mathematics
Label
Equations from God : pure mathematics and Victorian faith, Daniel J. Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-234) and index
Contents
Introduction. The allure of pure mathematics in the Victorian Age -- Chapter 1. Heavenly symbols: sources of Victorian mathematical idealism -- Chapter 2. God and math at Harvard: Benjamin Peirce and the divinity -- Chapter 3. George Boole and the Genesis of symbolic logic -- Chapter 4. Augustus De Morgan and the logic of relations -- Chapter 5. Earthly calculations: mathematics and professionalism in the late nineteenth century
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 242 p.
Isbn
9780801885532
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060197 51
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70174854
  • (OCoLC)70174854
Label
Equations from God : pure mathematics and Victorian faith, Daniel J. Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-234) and index
Contents
Introduction. The allure of pure mathematics in the Victorian Age -- Chapter 1. Heavenly symbols: sources of Victorian mathematical idealism -- Chapter 2. God and math at Harvard: Benjamin Peirce and the divinity -- Chapter 3. George Boole and the Genesis of symbolic logic -- Chapter 4. Augustus De Morgan and the logic of relations -- Chapter 5. Earthly calculations: mathematics and professionalism in the late nineteenth century
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 242 p.
Isbn
9780801885532
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060197 51
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70174854
  • (OCoLC)70174854

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