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#### Essays on the Foundations of Mathematics by Moritz Pasch

Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 209.00Moritz Pasch is justly celebrated as a key figure in the history of axiomatic geometry. Less well known are his contributions to other areas of foundational research. This volume features English translations of 14 papers he published between 1917-1926. more...

#### Berkeley's Philosophy of Mathematics

University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 34.00In this first modern, critical assessment of the place of mathematics in Berkeley's philosophy and Berkeley's place in the history of mathematics, Douglas M. Jesseph provides a bold reinterpretation of Berkeley's work. Jesseph challenges the prevailing view that Berkeley's mathematical writings are peripheral to his philosophy and argues that mathematics... more...

#### Foundational Theories of Classical and Constructive Mathematics

Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 179.00Focusing on the foundations, this volume explores both classical and constructive mathematics. Its great advantage is to extend the traditional discussion of the foundations of mathematics and to render it at the same time both subtle and more differentiated. more...

#### 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...

#### Mathematical Philosophy

De Gruyter 1976; US$ 133.00New Elements of Mathematics by Charles S. Peirce : Mathematical Philosophy more...

#### Imagine Math

Springer Milan 2012; US$ 89.95Imagine mathematics, imagine with the help of mathematics, imagine new worlds, new geometries, new forms. This book is intended to contribute to grasping how much that is interesting and new is happening in the relationships between mathematics, imagination and culture. With a look at the past, at figures and events, that help to understand the phenomena... more...

#### Un mondo di idee

Springer Milan 2011; US$ 29.95La varietà 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 è una rivista, edita dalla Springer-Verlag Italia, che affronta temi legati alla ricerca matematica,... 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...

#### A Systemic Perspective on Cognition and Mathematics

CRC Press 2013; US$ 83.95PART 1 Basics 1 1 Where everything starts 1.1 Systems research: The second dimension of knowledge 1.1.1 A brief history 1.1.2 Numbers and systems, what is the difference? 1.1.3 Challenges systems science faces 1.1.4 Intuition and playground of systems research 1.2 The background to the systemic yoyo model 1.2.1 The theoretical foundation 1.2.2 The... more...