Taylor & Francis India: History & Philosophy of Mathematics

  • Understanding Perspectivism (Open Access): Scientific Challenges and Methodological Prospects book cover

    Understanding Perspectivism (Open Access)

    Scientific Challenges and Methodological Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michela Massimi, Casey D. McCoy

    This edited collection is the first of its kind to explore the view called perspectivism in philosophy of science. The book brings together an array of essays that reflect on the methodological promises and scientific challenges of perspectivism in a variety of fields such as physics, biology,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • The Incommensurability Thesis book cover

    The Incommensurability Thesis

    1st Edition

    By Howard Sankey

    Originally published in 1994, The Incommensurability Thesis is a critical study of the Incommensurability Thesis of Thomas Kuhn and Paul Feyerabend. The book examines the theory that different scientific theories may be incommensurable because of conceptual variance. The book presents a critique of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Gaṇitatilaka and its Commentary: Two Medieval Sanskrit Mathematical Texts book cover

    The Gaṇitatilaka and its Commentary

    Two Medieval Sanskrit Mathematical Texts, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Petrocchi

    The Gaṇitatilaka and its Commentary: Two Medieval Sanskrit Mathematical Texts presents the first English annotated translation and analysis of the Gaṇitatilaka by Śrīpati and its Sanskrit commentary by the Jaina monk Siṃhatilakasūri (13th century CE). Siṃhatilakasūri’s commentary upon the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge
    Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World

  • On the Syllogism: And Other Logical Writings book cover

    On the Syllogism

    And Other Logical Writings, 1st Edition

    By Augustus De Morgan

    Edited by Peter Heath

    Originally published in 1966 On the Syllogism and Other Logical Writings assembles for the first time the five celebrated memoirs of Augustus De Morgan on the syllogism. These are collected together with the more condensed accounts of his researches given in his Syllabus of a Proposed System of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Hex: The Full Story book cover

    Hex

    The Full Story, 1st Edition

    By Ryan B. Hayward, Bjarne Toft

    Hex: The Full Story is for anyone - hobbyist, professional, student, teacher - who enjoys board games, game theory, discrete math, computing, or history. hex was discovered twice, in 1942 by Piet Hein and again in 1949 by John F. nash. How did this happen? Who created the puzzle for…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing five works originally published between 1937 and 1991, this collection contains books addressing the subject of time, from a mostly philosophic point of view but also of interest to those in the science and mathematics worlds. These texts are brought back into print in this small set of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • A Treatise on Time and Space book cover

    A Treatise on Time and Space

    1st Edition

    By J. R. Lucas

    Originally published in 1976. This comprehensive study discusses in detail the philosophical, mathematical, physical, logical and theological aspects of our understanding of time and space. The text examines first the many different definitions of time that have been offered, beginning…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • Time and its Importance in Modern Thought book cover

    Time and its Importance in Modern Thought

    1st Edition

    By M. F. Cleugh

    Originally published in 1937.  This book is a classic work on the philosophy of time, looking at the pshychology, physics and logic of time before investigating the views of Kant, Bergson, Alexander, McTaggart and Dunne. The second half of the book contains more indepth consideration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • Time: A Bibliographic Guide book cover

    Time: A Bibliographic Guide

    1st Edition

    By Samuel L. Macey

    Originally published in 1991. A multidisciplinary guide in the form of a bibliography of selected time-related books and articles divided into 25 existing academic disciplines and about 100 subdisciplines which have a wide application to time studies.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • The Structure of Time book cover

    The Structure of Time

    1st Edition

    By W. H. Newton-Smith

    Originally published in 1980. What is time? How is its structure determined? The enduring controversy about the nature and structure of time has traditionally been a diametrical argument between those who see time as a container into which events are placed, and those for whom time cannot exist…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • Time Devoured: A Materialistic Discussion of Duration book cover

    Time Devoured

    A Materialistic Discussion of Duration, 1st Edition

    By Edmund Parsons

    Originally published in 1964. This lively, challenging book, written with enthusiasm, conviction and clarity, sets out to elucidate the shadowy concept of Time. This involves central philosophical issues, which are vigorously discussed. Also relativity theory, in a clear-cut exposition, is made…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Time

  • Culture, Curiosity and Communication in Scientific Discovery: The Eye in Ideas book cover

    Culture, Curiosity and Communication in Scientific Discovery

    The Eye in Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Nigel . Sanitt

    Many aspects of research activity in science are opaque to outsiders and this opacity infects how connections are made between science and other disciplines. The aim of Culture, Curiosity and Communication in Scientific Discovery is to try to shine a light through the mist of scientific research by…

    Paperback – 2018-09-26
    Routledge

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