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#### The Best Writing on Mathematics 2011

Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 19.95This anthology brings together the year's finest mathematics writing from around the world. Featuring promising new voices alongside some of the foremost names in the field, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2011 makes available to a wide audience many articles not easily found anywhere else--and you don't need to be a mathematician to enjoy them.... more...

#### MATHEMATICS AND THE NATURAL SCIENCES

World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 153.00This book identifies the organizing concepts of physical and biological phenomena by an analysis of the foundations of mathematics and physics. Our aim is to propose a dialog between different conceptual universes and thus to provide a unification of phenomena. The role of “order” and symmetries in the foundations of mathematics is linked... more...

#### Un mondo di idee

Springer 2011; US$ 29.95La variet e l interesse dei contributi alla Lettera Matematica Pristem hanno spinto i curatori, d accordo con il comitato di redazione, a proporre in questa raccolta alcuni articoli apparsi sulla rivista dalla sua fondazione ad oggi. atica Pristem una rivista, edita dalla Springer-Verlag Italia, che affronta temi legati alla ricerca matematica, ai... more...

#### Plato's Problem

Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 36.00What is mathematics about? And how can we have access to the reality it is supposed to describe? The book tells the story of this problem, first raised by Plato, through the views of Aristotle, Proclus, Kant, Frege, Gödel, Benacerraf, up to the most recent debate on mathematical platonism. more...

#### Proofs and Refutations

Cambridge University Press 1976; US$ 44.00Proofs and Refutations is for those interested in the methodology, philosophy and history of mathematics. more...

#### Philosophy of Mathematics

Cambridge University Press 1984; US$ 64.00Seminal articles in the philosophy of mathematics by Russell, Quine, Gödel and other major thinkers. more...

#### The Argument of Mathematics

Springer 2013; US$ 179.00Written by experts in the field, this volume presents a comprehensive investigation into the relationship between argumentation theory and the philosophy of mathematical practice. Argumentation theory studies reasoning and argument, and especially those aspects not addressed, or not addressed well, by formal deduction. The philosophy of mathematical... more...

#### Mathematics, Computer Science and Logic - A Never Ending Story

Springer 2013; US$ 109.00This book presents four mathematical essays which explore the foundations of mathematics and related topics ranging from philosophy and logic to modern computer mathematics. While connected to the historical evolution of these concepts, the essays place strong emphasis on developments still to come.Â The book originated in a 2002 symposium celebrating... more...

#### Braucht die Mathematik eine Grundlegung?

Vittorio Klostermann 2014; US$ 125.49Für Wittgenstein haben als 'grundlegend' gedachte mathematische Bemühungen, wie sie sich in den logizistischen Systemen Freges und Russells, der Mengentheorie und der nach Konsistenzbeweisen für solche Systeme suchenden Beweistheorie Hilberts zeigen, keineswegs einen nennenswerten grundlegenden Charakter, sondern es handelt sich bei ihnen um normale... more...

#### Networking of Theories as a Research Practice in Mathematics Education

Springer 2014; US$ 129.00How can we deal with the diversity of theories in mathematics education This was the main question that led the authors of this book to found the Networking Theories Group. Starting from the shared assumption that the existence of different theories is a resource for mathematics education research, the authors have explored the possibilities of interactions... more...