By L. Boi, D. Flament, Jean-Michel Salanskis
Within the first 1/2 the nineteenth century geometry replaced greatly, and withina century it helped to revolutionize either arithmetic and physics. It additionally placed the epistemology and the philosophy of technological know-how on a brand new footing. In this quantity a legitimate review of this improvement is given by way of top mathematicians, physicists, philosophers, and historians of technological know-how. This interdisciplinary technique offers this assortment a different personality. it may be utilized by scientists and scholars, however it additionally addresses a basic readership.
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