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    Not So Distinctively Mathematical Explanations.Aditya Jha, Clemency Montelle, Douglas I. Campbell & Phillip Wilson - manuscript
    (Longer version - work in progress) Various accounts of distinctively mathematical explanations (DMEs) of complex systems have been proposed recently which bypass the contingent causal laws and appeal primarily to mathematical necessities constraining the system. These necessities are considered to be modally exalted in that they obtain with a greater necessity than the ordinary laws of nature (Lange 2016). This paper focuses on DMEs of the number of equilibrium positions of n-tuple pendulum systems and considers several different DMEs of these (...)
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    Collection and Corpus: Florence Bretelle-Establet : Looking at It From Asia: The Processes That Shaped the Sources of History of Science. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 265. Dordrecht: Springer, 2010, 426pp, €139.95 HB.Clemency Montelle - 2012 - Metascience 21 (3):745-748.
    Collection and corpus Content Type Journal Article Category Book Review Pages 1-4 DOI 10.1007/s11016-011-9627-0 Authors Clemency Montelle, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, 8140 New Zealand Journal Metascience Online ISSN 1467-9981 Print ISSN 0815-0796.
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    Daryn Lehoux. Astronomy, Weather, and Calendars in the Ancient World: Parapegmata and Related Texts in Classical and Near Eastern Societies. Xii + 580 Pp., Illus., Apps., Bibl., Index. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007. $130.95. [REVIEW]Clemency Montelle - 2009 - Isis 100 (4):896-897.
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  4. Revisiting Al-Samaw’Al’s Table of Binomial Coefficients: Greek Inspiration, Diagrammatic Reasoning and Mathematical Induction.Clemency Montelle, John Hannah & Sanaa Bajri - 2015 - Archive for History of Exact Sciences 69 (6):537-576.
    In a famous passage from his al-Bāhir, al-Samaw’al proves the identity which we would now write as n=anbn\documentclass[12pt]{minimal} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{wasysym} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsbsy} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{upgreek} \setlength{\oddsidemargin}{-69pt} \begin{document}$$^n=a^n b^n$$\end{document} for the cases n=3,4\documentclass[12pt]{minimal} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{wasysym} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsbsy} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{upgreek} \setlength{\oddsidemargin}{-69pt} \begin{document}$$n=3,4$$\end{document}. He also calculates the equivalent of the expansion of the binomial n\documentclass[12pt]{minimal} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{wasysym} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsbsy} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{upgreek} \setlength{\oddsidemargin}{-69pt} \begin{document}$$^n$$\end{document} for the same values of n and describes the construction of what we now call the Pascal Triangle, showing (...)
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    R. Netz, W. Noel, N. Tchernetska, N. Wilson The Archimedes Palimpsest. Volume I: Catalogue and Commentary. Pp. Viii + 342, B/W & Colour Figs, B/W & Colour Ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, for the Walters Art Museum, 2011. Cased, £85, US$140 . ISBN: 978-1-107-01457-2 .R. Netz, W. Noel, N. Tchernetska, N. Wilson The Archimedes Palimpsest. Volume II: Images and Transcriptions. Pp. 344, Colour Ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, for the Walters Art Museum, 2011. Cased, £85, US$140 . ISBN: 978-1-107-01437-4. [REVIEW]Clemency Montelle - 2013 - The Classical Review 63 (2):377-381.
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