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Kline, Morris 1908-1992

Overview
Works: 200 works in 831 publications in 3 languages and 22,606 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings  Miscellanea  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, win, Other
Classifications: QA21, 510.9
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Most widely held works about Morris Kline
 
Most widely held works by Morris Kline
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline( Book )

65 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of mathematics from its beginnings in Babylonia and ancient Egypt to the work of Riemann and Godel in modern times
Mathematics in Western culture by Morris Kline( Book )

109 editions published between 1872 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schr. stelt dat de wiskunde een grote rol heeft gespeeld bij de ontwikkeling van kunst en cultuur in de Westerse beschaving
Mathematics, the loss of certainty by Morris Kline( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics and the physical world by Morris Kline( Book )

33 editions published between 1959 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics and the search for knowledge by Morris Kline( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requires a minimum of technical knowledge and gives an illuminating oversight of the historical developments ... with many interesting observations along the way."--Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society "The lively writing makes this suitable supplementary reading for advanced undergraduates from many disciplines. An extensive and often technical bibliography is included for those who want to go further
Why Johnny can't add: the failure of the new math by Morris Kline( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A refutation of the new math theory
Mathematics in the modern world; readings from Scientific American by Morris Kline( Book )

18 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics: a cultural approach by Morris Kline( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calculus : an intuitive and physical approach by Morris Kline( Book )

32 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Application-oriented introduction relates the subject as closely as possible to science. In-depth explorations of the derivative, the differentiation and integration of the powers of x, theorems on differentiation and antidifferentiation, the chain rule and examinations of trigonometric functions, logarithmic and exponential functions, techniques of integration, polar coordinates, much more. Examples. 1967 edition. Solution guide available upon request
Why the professor can't teach : mathematics and the dilemma of university education by Morris Kline( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics for the nonmathematician by Morris Kline( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides the student with a detailed treatment of mathematics in a cultural and historical context. The book is also a self-study vehicle for bright high school students and laymen
Electromagnetic theory and geometrical optics by Morris Kline( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics : an introduction to its spirit and use : readings from Scientific American by Morris Kline( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the foundations of geometry by Bertrand Russell( Book )

10 editions published between 1897 and 1956 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic of science provides both an insight into the foundations of Russell's philosophical thinking and an introduction to the philosophy of mathematics and logic. As such it will be an invaluable resource not only for students of philosophy, but also for those interested in Russell's philosophical development
Mathematics for liberal arts by Morris Kline( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to mathematics; a survey emphasizing mathematical ideas and their relations to other fields of knowledge by Hollis R Cooley( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1949 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of electromagnetic waves; a symposium by New York University( Book )

14 editions published between 1951 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why Johnny can't add: the failure of the new math by Morris Kline( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times, 3 by Morris Kline( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive history traces the development of mathematical ideas and the careers of the men responsible for them. Volume 1 looks at the discipline's origins in Babylon and Egypt, the creation of geometry and trigonometry by the Greeks, and the role of mathematics in the medieval and early modern periods. Volume 2 focuses on calculus, the rise of analysis in the 19th century, and the number theories of Dedekind and Dirichlet. The concluding volume covers the revival of projective geometry, the emergence of abstract algebra, the beginnings of topology, and the influence of Godel on recent
 
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Mathematics in Western culture
Alternative Names
Klajn, M.

Klajn, Moris 1908-1992

Kline, Morris

Kline, Morris, 1908-

Morris Kline Amerikaans wiskundige

Morris Kline matemático estadounidense

Morris Kline matematico statunitense

Morris Kline mathématicien américain

Morris Kline US-amerikanischer Mathematiker

Клайн, Морис

موریس کلاین ریاضی‌دان آمریکایی

클라인, 모리스 1908-1992

クライン, M

クライン, モーリス

莫里斯·克莱因

Languages
English (438)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)

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Mathematics in Western cultureMathematics, the loss of certaintyMathematics and the physical worldMathematics and the search for knowledgeCalculus : an intuitive and physical approachMathematics for the nonmathematicianMathematical thought from ancient to modern timesMathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times, 3