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Geometry in History

Editors: Dani, S. G., Papadopoulos, Athanase (Eds.)

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  • Highlights the main ideas in geometry by leading experts in the field
  • Showcases the main research problems in geometry and topology
  • Demonstrates the impact of history on current research in geometry
  • Presents the history of geometry as written by mathematicians
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This is a collection of surveys on important mathematical ideas, their origin, their evolution and their impact in current research. The authors are mathematicians who are leading experts in their fields. The book is addressed to all mathematicians, from undergraduate students to senior researchers, regardless of the specialty.

About the authors

The editors are mathematicians whose work is well known (Dani in dynamics and ergodic theory, and Papadopoulos in geometry and topology of low dimensions). They are the authors of many research articles and monographs, and they edited several books. They have a broad view on the current research on geometry, on the history of the subject and on its impact in modern research. Dani is the editor-in-chief of Ganita Bharati (Bulletin of the Indian Society for History of Mathematics). 

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Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Geometry in History
Editors
  • S. G. Dani
  • Athanase Papadopoulos
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-13609-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-13609-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-13608-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 750
Number of Illustrations
53 b/w illustrations, 51 illustrations in colour
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