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#### Towards a Philosophy of Real Mathematics

Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 37.00Corfield sets out a variety of approaches to new thinking about the philosophy of mathematics. more...

#### 18 Unconventional Essays on the Nature of Mathematics

Springer New York 2006; US$ 102.26This book comes from the Internet. Browsing the Web, I stumbled on philosophers, cognitive scientists, sociologists, computer scientists, even mathematicians!—saying original, provocative things about mathematics. And many of these people had probably never heard of each other! So I have collected them here. This way, they can read each other’s work.... more...

#### Differential Geometry Applied to Dynamical Systems

World Scientific Publishing Company 2009; US$ 43.00 US$ 39.13This book aims to present a new approach called Flow Curvature Method that applies Differential Geometry to Dynamical Systems . Hence, for a trajectory curve, an integral of any n -dimensional dynamical system as a curve in Euclidean n -space, the curvature of the trajectory — or the flow — may be analytically computed. Then, the location... more...

#### Chaotic Behaviour of Deterministic Dissipative Systems

Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 58.00This graduate text surveys both the theoretical and experimental aspects of deterministic chaotic behaviour. more...

#### Metaphysical Myths, Mathematical Practice

Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 37.00Jody Azzouni argues that mathematical knowledge really is a special kind of knowledge with its own special means of gathering evidence. more...

#### The Principles of Mathematics Revisited

Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 48.00Hintikka proposes a new logic and uses it to explore the foundations of mathematics. more...

#### The Chaotic Pendulum

World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 34.00 US$ 30.94Pendulum is the simplest nonlinear system, which, however, provides the means for the description of different phenomena in Nature that occur in physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, communications, economics and sociology. The chaotic behavior of pendulum is usually associated with the random force acting on a pendulum (Brownian motion). Another... more...

#### Potential Theory

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 35.25M. Brelot: Historical introduction.- H. Bauer: Harmonic spaces and associated Markov processes.- J.M. Bony: Opérateurs elliptiques dégénérés associés aux axiomatiques de la theorie du potentiel.- J. Deny: Méthodes hilbertiennes en theory du potentiel.- J.L. Doob: Martingale theory – Potential theory.- G. Mokobodzki: Cônes de potentiels et noyaux subordonnés. more...

#### Imagining Numbers

Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 12.68The book shows how the art of mathematical imagining is not as mysterious as it seems. Drawing on a variety of artistic resources the author reveals how anyone can begin to visualize the enigmatic 'imaginary numbers' that first baffled mathematicians in the 16th century. more...

#### 80 Years of Zentralblatt MATH

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 31.73Founded in 1931 by Otto Neugebauer, Zentralblatt MATH (ZBMATH) celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2011. This book provides reviews from each of the 80 years of ZBMATH, including author profiles and a generously illustrated history of the ZBMATH. more...