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  • The Canterbury Puzzlesby Henry Dudeney

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 14.09

    "Regular exercise is supposed to be as necessary for the brain as for the body. Many of us are very apt to suffer from mental cobwebs, and there is nothing equal to the solving of puzzles for sweeping them away." - Henry Dudeney (1847-1930) First published in 1907, Dudeney's The Canterbury Puzzles is a classic of the genre, based on characters... more...

  • The Induction Bookby Steven H. Weintraub

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 24.95

    Mathematical induction ? along with its equivalents, complete induction and well-ordering, and its immediate consequence, the pigeonhole principle ? constitute essential proof techniques. Every mathematician is familiar with mathematical induction, and every student of mathematics requires a grasp of its concepts. This volume provides an introduction... more...

  • Problemlösen und Mathematiklernenby Anna-Christin Söhling

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 44.20

    Anna-Christin Söhling beschreibt die Erkenntnisgewinnung während des Problemlöseprozesses durch Probieren und Aufdecken von Irrtümern. Dabei nutzt sie das Begriffsnetz aus Deduktion, Abduktion und Induktion nach Peirce (1903) und Meyer (2007). Mathematische Problemlöseprozesse zeichnen sich oft durch Probieren und irrtumbehaftete Herangehensweisen... more...

  • Naive Set Theoryby Paul R. Halmos

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 12.95

    This classic by one of the twentieth century's most prominent mathematicians offers a concise introduction to set theory. Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students in mathematics, it employs the language and notation of informal mathematics. There are very few displayed theorems; most of the facts are stated in simple terms, followed... more...

  • Can You Solve My Problems?by Alex Bellos

    The Experiment 2017; US$ 15.95

    Puzzle lovers, rejoice! Bestselling math writer Alex Bellos has a challenge for you: 125 of the world?s best brainteasers from the last two millennia. Armed with logic alone, you?ll detect counterfeit coins, navigate river crossings, and untangle family trees. Then?with just a dash of high school math?you?ll tie a rope around the Earth, match... more...

  • Proper and Improper Forcingby Saharon Shelah

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 156.00

    This book presents the theory of proper forcing and its relatives from the beginning. No prior knowledge of forcing is required. more...

  • Fundamental Approaches to Software Engineeringby Marieke Huisman; Julia Rubin

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 63.78

    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Fundamental Approaches to Software Engineering, FASE 2017, which took place in Uppsala, Sweden in April 2017, held as Part of the European Joint Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software, ETAPS 2017. The 23 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and... more...

  • The Square of Opposition: A Cornerstone of Thoughtby Jean-Yves Béziau; Gianfranco Basti

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 67.14

    This is a collection of new investigations and discoveries on the theory of opposition (square, hexagon, octagon, polyhedra of opposition) by the best specialists from all over the world.   The papers range from historical considerations to new mathematical developments of the theory of opposition including applications to theology, theory of... more...

  • Category Theory in Contextby Emily Riehl

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 29.95

    Category theory has provided the foundations for many of the twentieth century's greatest advances in pure mathematics. This concise, original text for a one-semester course on the subject is derived from courses that author Emily Riehl taught at Harvard and Johns Hopkins Universities. The treatment introduces the essential concepts of category theory:... more...

  • Provably Correct Systemsby Mike Hinchey; Jonathan P. Bowen; Ernst-Rüdiger Olderog

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 100.72

    As computers increasingly control the systems and services we depend upon within our daily lives like transport, communications, and the media, ensuring these systems function correctly is of utmost importance. This book consists of twelve chapters and one historical account that were presented at a workshop in London in 2015, marking the 25th anniversary... more...