Mathematicians of the World, Unite!: The International Congress of Mathematicians--A Human Endeavor, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Mathematicians of the World, Unite!

The International Congress of Mathematicians--A Human Endeavor, 1st Edition

By Guillermo Curbera

A K Peters/CRC Press

344 pages

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This vividly illustrated history of the International Congress of Mathematicians- a meeting of mathematicians from around the world held roughly every four years- acts as a visual history of the 25 congresses held between 1897 and 2006, as well as a story of changes in the culture of mathematics over the past century. Because the congress is an int

Table of Contents

Early Times. Crisis in the Interwar Period. The Golden Era. On The Road. In A Global World.

About the Author

Guillermo Curbera, University of Seville, Spain

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT000000
MATHEMATICS / General
MAT025000
MATHEMATICS / Recreations & Games