Goldstein, Catherine
Overview
Works:  62 works in 212 publications in 5 languages and 2,036 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings History Biography 
Roles:  Editor, Author, Redactor, Thesis advisor, Translator, zxx 
Classifications:  QA241, 509 
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Most widely held works by
Catherine Goldstein
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 19881989 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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29 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
29 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shaping of arithmetic : after C.F. Gauss's Disquisitiones Arithmeticae by
Catherine Goldstein(
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17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cultural historian, Theodore Merz called it the great book with seven seals, the mathematician Leopold Kronecker, "the book of all books": already one century after their publication, C.F. Gauss's "Disquisitiones Arithmeticae" (1801) had acquired an almost mythical reputation. It had served throughout the XIXth century and beyond as an ideal of exposition in matters of notation, problems and methods; as a model of organisation and theory building; and of course as a source of mathematical inspiration. Various readings of the "Disquisitiones Arithmeticae" have left their mark on developments as different as Galois's theory of algebraic equations, Lucas's primality tests, and Dedekind's theory of ideals. The present volume revisits successive periods in the reception of the Disquisitiones: it studies which parts were taken up and when, which themes were further explored. It also focuses on how specific mathematicians reacted to Gauss's book: Dirichlet and Hermite, Kummer and Genocchi, Dedekind and Zolotarev, Dickson and Emmy Noether, among others. An astounding variety of research programmes in the theory of numbers can be traced back to it.; The 19 authors  mathematicians, historians, philosophers  who have collaborated on this volume contribute indepth studies on the various aspects of the bicentennial voyage of this mathematical text through history, and the way that the number theory we know today came into being
17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cultural historian, Theodore Merz called it the great book with seven seals, the mathematician Leopold Kronecker, "the book of all books": already one century after their publication, C.F. Gauss's "Disquisitiones Arithmeticae" (1801) had acquired an almost mythical reputation. It had served throughout the XIXth century and beyond as an ideal of exposition in matters of notation, problems and methods; as a model of organisation and theory building; and of course as a source of mathematical inspiration. Various readings of the "Disquisitiones Arithmeticae" have left their mark on developments as different as Galois's theory of algebraic equations, Lucas's primality tests, and Dedekind's theory of ideals. The present volume revisits successive periods in the reception of the Disquisitiones: it studies which parts were taken up and when, which themes were further explored. It also focuses on how specific mathematicians reacted to Gauss's book: Dirichlet and Hermite, Kummer and Genocchi, Dedekind and Zolotarev, Dickson and Emmy Noether, among others. An astounding variety of research programmes in the theory of numbers can be traced back to it.; The 19 authors  mathematicians, historians, philosophers  who have collaborated on this volume contribute indepth studies on the various aspects of the bicentennial voyage of this mathematical text through history, and the way that the number theory we know today came into being
The war of guns and mathematics : mathematical practices and communities in France and its western allies around World War
I(
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6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For a long time, World War I has been shortchanged by the historiography of science. Until recently, World War II was usually considered as the defining event for the formation of the modern relationship between science and society. In this context, the effects of the First World War, by contrast, were often limited to the massive deaths of promising young scientists. By focusing on a few key places (Paris, Cambridge, Rome, Chicago, Brno, and others), the present book gathers studies representing a broad spectrum of positions adopted by mathematicians about the conflict, from militant pacifism to military, scientific, or ideological mobilization. The use of mathematics for war is thoroughly examined. This book suggests a new vision of the longterm influence of World War I on mathematics and mathematicians. Continuities and discontinuities in the structure and organization of the mathematical sciences are discussed, as well as their images in various milieux. Topics of research and the values with which they were defended are scrutinized. This book, in particular, proposes a more indepth evaluation of the issue of modernity and modernization in mathematics. The issue of scientific international relations after the war is revisited by a close look at the situation in a few Allied countries (France, Britain, Italy, and the USA), as well as in a new country created by the war, Czechoslovakia. The historiography has emphasized the place of Germany as the leading mathematical country before WWI and the absurdity of its postwar ostracism by the Allies. The studies presented here help explain how dramatically different prewar situations, prolonged interaction during the war, and new international postwar organizations led to attempts at redrafting models for mathematical developments."Back cover
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For a long time, World War I has been shortchanged by the historiography of science. Until recently, World War II was usually considered as the defining event for the formation of the modern relationship between science and society. In this context, the effects of the First World War, by contrast, were often limited to the massive deaths of promising young scientists. By focusing on a few key places (Paris, Cambridge, Rome, Chicago, Brno, and others), the present book gathers studies representing a broad spectrum of positions adopted by mathematicians about the conflict, from militant pacifism to military, scientific, or ideological mobilization. The use of mathematics for war is thoroughly examined. This book suggests a new vision of the longterm influence of World War I on mathematics and mathematicians. Continuities and discontinuities in the structure and organization of the mathematical sciences are discussed, as well as their images in various milieux. Topics of research and the values with which they were defended are scrutinized. This book, in particular, proposes a more indepth evaluation of the issue of modernity and modernization in mathematics. The issue of scientific international relations after the war is revisited by a close look at the situation in a few Allied countries (France, Britain, Italy, and the USA), as well as in a new country created by the war, Czechoslovakia. The historiography has emphasized the place of Germany as the leading mathematical country before WWI and the absurdity of its postwar ostracism by the Allies. The studies presented here help explain how dramatically different prewar situations, prolonged interaction during the war, and new international postwar organizations led to attempts at redrafting models for mathematical developments."Back cover
L'Europe mathématique : histoires, mythes, identités = Mathematical Europe : history, myth, identity(
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10 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198788 by
Catherine Goldstein(
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17 editions published in 1990 in English and French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published in 1990 in English and French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eléments d'histoire des sciences by
Michel Serres(
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2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in French and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critique et construit par bifurcations, ce gros livre traite l'histoire des sciences par questions fondamentales et réponses détaillées, de Babylone à l'invention de l'ordinateur. Il intéressera un public très large: honnête homme, scientifique, historien, philosophe, etc. [SDM]
2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in French and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critique et construit par bifurcations, ce gros livre traite l'histoire des sciences par questions fondamentales et réponses détaillées, de Babylone à l'invention de l'ordinateur. Il intéressera un public très large: honnête homme, scientifique, historien, philosophe, etc. [SDM]
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198283 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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15 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un théorème de Fermat et ses lecteurs by
Catherine Goldstein(
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9 editions published in 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published in 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198384 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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18 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198586 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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14 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in French and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the sixth annual volume of papers based on the outstanding lectures given at the Séminaire de Théorie des Nombres de Paris. The results presented in 198586 by an international group of mathematicians reflect the most recent work in many areas of number theory
14 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in French and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the sixth annual volume of papers based on the outstanding lectures given at the Séminaire de Théorie des Nombres de Paris. The results presented in 198586 by an international group of mathematicians reflect the most recent work in many areas of number theory
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198687 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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)
15 editions published in 1988 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published in 1988 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The varieties of unity : sounding unified theories 19201930 by
Catherine Goldstein(
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2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Groupes finis [cours à l'Ecole Normale Supérieure de Jeunes Filles, 1978/1979] by
JeanPierre Serre(
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3 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Évariste Galois : la fabrication d'une icône mathématique by
Caroline Ehrhardt(
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1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 197980 : Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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1 edition published in 1981 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1981 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 198081 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shaping of arithmetic after C. F. Gauss's Disquisitiones Arithmeticae(
)
2 editions published in 2007 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 2007 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hundred years of Number Theory after CarlFriedrich Gauß' Disquisitiones Arithmeticae : June 17th  June 23rd 2001(
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1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descente infinie et analyse diophantienne: Programmes de travail et mises en oeuvre chez Fermat, Levi, Mordell et Weil by
Catherine Goldstein(
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2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Séminaire de théorie des nombres, Paris 199192 by
Séminaire DelangePisotPoitou(
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4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le travail cidessous developpe sur quelques points les tex:tes fondamentaux de C.L. Siegel [13[et de K. Ramachandra [2). Remerclements C'est au Max Planck Institut de Bonn que la plus grande part des resultats (th. 2 et 3, ex:ception faite du point 3 d et th. 4 et 5) ont ete soit rectiges soit con~s. La rectaction definitive de ce travail a eu lieu ä l'Institut Fourier de Grenoble durant l'hiver 1990. Le th. 1 tel qu'il apparait ici, et le corollaire du th. 6 cf. identite (13), sont nouveaux. On trouvera une rectaction detailleedes th. 2 et 3 dans [51 et, parmi d'autres resultats, des th. 4, 5 et 6 dans [7). Que tous mes collegues et les deux equipes de secretartat recoivent ici mes remerciements les plus chaleureux. 2 1) On pose e(x) = e 1rix, x E C. Pour L un reseau complex:e, on note une base positivement olientee de L = lw + lw c'estädire teile que 1 2 On definit alors une forme modulaire ., .p> de poids 1 par 1](2)(w) ~fn (21l"i)ql/12 IJ (  qn)2 1 { w2 n>l 1 12 q = e(W), q 1 = e(W/12), W = wt!w2
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le travail cidessous developpe sur quelques points les tex:tes fondamentaux de C.L. Siegel [13[et de K. Ramachandra [2). Remerclements C'est au Max Planck Institut de Bonn que la plus grande part des resultats (th. 2 et 3, ex:ception faite du point 3 d et th. 4 et 5) ont ete soit rectiges soit con~s. La rectaction definitive de ce travail a eu lieu ä l'Institut Fourier de Grenoble durant l'hiver 1990. Le th. 1 tel qu'il apparait ici, et le corollaire du th. 6 cf. identite (13), sont nouveaux. On trouvera une rectaction detailleedes th. 2 et 3 dans [51 et, parmi d'autres resultats, des th. 4, 5 et 6 dans [7). Que tous mes collegues et les deux equipes de secretartat recoivent ici mes remerciements les plus chaleureux. 2 1) On pose e(x) = e 1rix, x E C. Pour L un reseau complex:e, on note une base positivement olientee de L = lw + lw c'estädire teile que 1 2 On definit alors une forme modulaire ., .p> de poids 1 par 1](2)(w) ~fn (21l"i)ql/12 IJ (  qn)2 1 { w2 n>l 1 12 q = e(W), q 1 = e(W/12), W = wt!w2
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Catherine Goldstein Frans wiskundige
Catherine Goldstein französische Mathematikhistorikerin
Cathérine Goldstein French mathematician and historian of mathematics
Catherine Goldstein historienne des sciences, à Jussieu
Goldstein, Catherine
Goldstein, Catherine 1958
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