The Algebra between History and Education [Book Review]
Metascience (2):1-5 (2016)
Abstract‘‘What Is Algebra?-Why This Book?’’ This is the amazing prelude to Taming the Unknown by Victor J. Katz, emeritus professor of mathematics at the University of the District of Columbia and Karen Hunger Parshall, professor of history of mathematics at the University of Virginia. This is an excellent book; its accurate historical and pedagogical purpose offers an accessible read for historians and mathematicians. [continue...]
Similar books and articles
Approximation Logic and Strong Bunge Algebra.Michiro Kondo - 1995 - Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 36 (4):595-605.
Minimum‐sized Infinite Partitions of Boolean Algebras.J. Donald Monk - 1996 - Mathematical Logic Quarterly 42 (1):537-550.
Number and its Algebra Syllabus of Lectures on the Theory of Number and its Algebra Introductory to a Collegiate Course in Algebra.Arthur Lefevre - 1896 - D.C. Heath & Co.
The history of algebra and the development of the form of its language.Ladislav Kvasz - 2006 - Philosophia Mathematica 14 (3):287-317.
The universal group of a Heyting effect algebra.David J. Foulis - 2006 - Studia Logica 84 (3):407 - 424.
The Establishment Of The Standard History Ofphilosophy of Education and Suppressed Traditions of Education.Daniel Tröhler - 2004 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 23 (5):367-391.
A Boolean model of ultrafilters.Thierry Coquand - 1999 - Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 99 (1-3):231-239.
Algebra in the scribal school—Schools in old Babylonia algebra?Jens Høyrup - 1993 - NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin 1 (1):201-218.
On the Homogeneous Countable Boolean Contact Algebra.Ivo Düntsch & Sanjiang Li - 2013 - Logic and Logical Philosophy 22 (2):213-251.
On Endomorphisms of Ockham Algebras with Pseudocomplementation.T. S. Blyth & J. Fang - 2011 - Studia Logica 98 (1-2):237-250.
A Natural History Of Mathematics: George Peacock And The Making Of English Algebra.Kevin Lambert - 2013 - Isis 104 (2):278-302.
The educational theorists, the teachers, and their history of education.Rita Casale - 2004 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 23 (5):393-408.
Added to PP
Historical graph of downloads
Citations of this work
No citations found.
References found in this work
A Newtonian tale details on notes and proofs in Geneva edition of Newton's Principia.Raffaele Pisano & Paolo Bussotti - 2016 - BSHM-Journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics:1-19.
Lazare and Sadi Carnot. A Scientific and Filial Relationship, 2014, Springer.C. C. Gillispie & R. Pisano - 2014 - Springer.
Conceptual and Mathematical Structures of Mechanical Science in the Western Civilization around 18th Century.Raffaele Pisano & Danilo Capecchi - 2013 - Almagest 4 (2):86-21.
On the Jesuit Edition of Newton’s Principia. Science and Advanced Researches in the Western Civilization.Raffaele Pisano & Paolo Bussotti - 2014 - Advances in Historical Studies 3 (1):33-55.
Aristotelian-Thomistic Philosophy of Measure and the International System of Units (SI).Charles Bonaventure Crowley - 1996 - Lanham: University Press of America.