Why animals matter : the case for animal protection (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Why animals matter : the case for animal protection

Why animals matter : the case for animal protection

Author: Erin E Williams; Margo DeMello
Publisher: Amherst, NY : Prometheus Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A biography of Hypatia which integrates various aspects of her life. It places emphasis that, though she was a philosopher, she was first and foremost a mathematician and astronomer of great  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erin E Williams; Margo DeMello
ISBN: 9781591025238 1591025230
OCLC Number: 938533185
Description: 420 s
Contents: Introduction; The Historical Context; The Intellectual Background; The Religious Background; The Sources; The Details of Hypatia's Life; Hypatia's Work, Attitudes and Lifestyle; Hypatia's Death; Hypatia's Philosophy; Hypatia's Mathematics; Evaluation; Index.
Responsibility: Erin E. Williams & Margo DeMello.


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"...this is a useful book, particularly given the fact that the sources are included." -- The Mathematical Association of America Online Reviews, August 20, 2007. "Deakin's notes are full of useful Read more...

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