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Kline, Morris 1908-1992

Overview
Works: 146 works in 659 publications in 3 languages and 21,182 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: QA21, 510
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Most widely held works by Morris Kline
Mathematics in Western culture by Morris Kline ( Book )
83 editions published between 1872 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book gives a remarkably fine account of the influences mathematics has exerted on the development of philosophy, the physical sciences, religion, and the arts in Western life
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline ( Book )
53 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Mathematics and the search for knowledge by Morris Kline ( Book )
23 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,949 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
Mathematics and the physical world by Morris Kline ( Book )
37 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics, the loss of certainty by Morris Kline ( Book )
26 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why Johnny can't add: the failure of the new math by Morris Kline ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A refutation of the new math theory
Mathematics in the modern world : readings from Scientific American by Morris Kline ( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics: a cultural approach by Morris Kline ( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calculus: an intuitive and physical approach by Morris Kline ( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and held by 989 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 )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics for the nonmathematician by Morris Kline ( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erudite and entertaining overview follows development of mathematics from ancient Greeks, through Middle Ages and Renaissance to the present. Chapters focus on logic and mathematics, the number, the fundamental concept, differential calculus, the theory of probability, and much more. Exercises and problems
Electromagnetic theory and geometrical optics by Morris Kline ( Book )
22 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics : an introduction to its spirit and use : readings from Scientific American by Morris Kline ( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An essay on the foundations of geometry by Bertrand Russell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1897 and 1956 in English and held by 599 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 )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline ( )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 434 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 )
6 editions published between 1937 and 1949 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline ( )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theory of electromagnetic waves; a symposium by Symposium on the Theory of Electromagnetic Waves ( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times by Morris Kline ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 71 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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Alternative Names
Klajn, M.
Klajn, Moris, 1908-1992
Kline, Morris
クライン, M
クライン, モーリス
Languages
English (369)
Spanish (1)
Italian (1)
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