Mathematics: The New Golden Age


The New Golden Age

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ISBN10: 0231116381 ISBN13: 9780231116381 Publisher: Columbia Univ Pr Published: Oct 1 1999 Pages: 320 Weight: 1.35lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

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Devlin is a mathematician affiliated with St. Mary's College of California, and Stanford U. Center for the Study of Language and Information; he writes extensively and engagingly about mathematics for non-mathematicians. In this work first published in 1988, he charts significant mathematical research beginning in 1960; this revised edition includes developments of the 1980s and 1990s. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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