MATH 338 History and Philosophy of Mathematics (3 unités)

Offered by: Math. et statistique (Sciences)

Vue d'ensemble

Mathématiques et Statistiques (Sci) : Egyptian, Babylonian, Greek, Indian and Arab contributions to mathematics are studied together with some modern developments they give rise to, for example, the problem of trisecting the angle. European mathematics from the Renaissance to the 18th century is discussed in some detail.

Terms: Automne 2017

Instructors: Thomas F Fox (Fall)

  • Fall