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#### Lösbarkeit von Gleichungen höheren Grades: Geschichte - Historische Verfahren - Neue Verfahren

Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 36.43Hauptbeschreibung Das Auffinden von Lösungen für Gleichungen höheren Grades beschäftigt Mathematiker aller Regionen und aller Epochen seit nun mehr ca. 4000 Jahren und ist sogar namensgebend für eines der wichtigsten Teilgebiete der Mathematik. Die Bezeichnung Algebra ist abgeleitet aus dem Titel des Buchs Hisab al-gabr w'al muqabala ("Über die... more...

#### Sets for Mathematics

Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 50.00For the first time in a textbook, categorical algebra is used to build a foundation for the study of geometry, analysis, and algebra. more...

#### The Didactical Challenge of Symbolic Calculators

Springer 2006; US$ 269.00While computational technologies are transforming the professional practice of mathematics, as yet they have had little impact on school mathematics. This pioneering text develops a theorized analysis of why this is and what can be done to address it. It examines the particular case of symbolic calculators (equipped with computer algebra systems) in... more...

#### Fleeting Footsteps

World Scientific Publishing Company 2004; US$ 123.00The Hindu?Arabic numeral system (1, 2, 3,...) is one of mankind's greatest achievements and one of its most commonly used inventions. How did it originate? Those who have written about the numeral system have hypothesized that it originated in India; however, there is little evidence to support this claim. This book provides considerable evidence... more...

#### Multiplicative Invariant Theory

Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 179.00Multiplicative invariant theory is as a research area in its own right within the wider spectrum of invariant theory. This work text offers an account of the basic results. It is intended for graduate and postgraduate students as well as researchers in integral representation theory, commutative algebra and invariant theory. more...

#### Non-Associative Algebra and Its Applications

Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 231.00With contributions derived from presentations at an international conference, Non-Associative Algebra and Its Applications explores a wide range of topics focusing on Lie algebras, nonassociative rings and algebras, quasigroups, loops, and related systems as well as applications of nonassociative algebra to geometry, physics, and natural sciences.... more...

#### The Covering Property Axiom, CPA

Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 96.00Explores a new axiom of set theory, which simplifies proofs, provides deeper insight, and leads to new results. more...

#### Masculinities in Mathematics

McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 42.00The study of mathematics, with other 'gendered' subjects such as science and engineering, usually attracts more male than female pupils. This book explores this phenomenon, addressing the important question of why more boys than girls choose to study mathematics. It illuminates what studying mathematics means for both students and teachers. more...

#### Mathematics and the Laws of Nature

Infobase Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00Examining the pioneering ideas, works, and applications that have made math the language of science, Mathematics and the Laws of Nature looks at the many ways in which so-called ''pure'' math has been used in the applied sciences. For example, the volume explores how mathematical theories contributed to the development of Kepler's laws of planetary... more...

#### Combinatorial Commutative Algebra

Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 59.95Offers an introduction to combinatorial commutative algebra, focusing on combinatorial techniques for multigraded polynomial rings, semigroup algebras, and determined rings. The chapters in this work cover topics ranging from homological invariants of monomial ideals and their polyhedral resolutions, to tools for studying algebraic varieties. more...