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- Author : T.K Puttaswamy
- Publsiher : Newnes
- Release : 22 October 2012
- ISBN : 0123979382
- Pages : 758 pages
- Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews

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Read or download book entitled Mathematical Achievements of Pre modern Indian Mathematicians written by T.K Puttaswamy which was release on 22 October 2012, this book published by Newnes. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Mathematics in India has a long and impressive history. Presented in chronological order, this book discusses mathematical contributions of Pre-Modern Indian Mathematicians from the Vedic period (800 B.C.) to the 17th Century of the Christian era. These contributions range across the fields of Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry. The book presents the discussions in a chronological order, covering all the contributions of one Pre-Modern Indian Mathematician to the next. It begins with an overview and summary of previous work done on this subject before exploring specific contributions in exemplary technical detail. This book provides a comprehensive examination of pre-Modern Indian mathematical contributions that will be valuable to mathematicians and mathematical historians. Contains more than 160 original Sanskrit verses with English translations giving historical context to the contributions Presents the various proofs step by step to help readers understand Uses modern, current notations and symbols to develop the calculations and proofs

- Author : T.K Puttaswamy
- Publisher : Newnes
- Release Date : 2012-10-22
- Total pages : 758
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Mathematics in India has a long and impressive history. Presented in chronological order, this book discusses mathematical contributions of Pre-Modern Indian Mathematicians from the Vedic period (800 B.C.) to the 17th Century of the Christian era. These contributions range across the fields of Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry. The book presents ...

- Author : George Gheverghese Joseph
- Publisher : World Scientific
- Release Date : 2016-07-28
- Total pages : 512
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Indian Mathematics gives a unique insight into the history of mathematics within a historical global context. It builds on research into the connection between mathematics and the world-wide advancement of economics and technology. Joseph draws out parallel developments in other cultures and carefully examines the transmission of mathematical ideas across ...

- Author : William E. Burns
- Publisher : ABC-CLIO
- Release Date : 2018-07-31
- Total pages : 401
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Alphabetically arranged entries cover the history of astrology from ancient Mesopotamia to the 21st century. In addition to surveying the Western tradition, the book explores Islamic, Indian, East Asian, and Mesoamerican astrology. • Provides alphabetically arranged reference entries that delineate the historical and cultural significance of astrology from ancient Mesopotamia to ...

- Author : Jonathan Daly
- Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
- Release Date : 2021-01-14
- Total pages : 696
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** In this second edition of The Rise of Western Power, Jonathan Daly retains the broad sweep of his introduction to the history of Western civilization as well as introducing new material into every chapter, enhancing the book's global coverage and engaging with the latest historical debates. The West's history is ...

- Author : Kim Plofker
- Publisher : Princeton University Press
- Release Date : 2009-01-18
- Total pages : 357
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Based on extensive research in Sanskrit sources, Mathematics in India chronicles the development of mathematical techniques and texts in South Asia from antiquity to the early modern period. Kim Plofker reexamines the few facts about Indian mathematics that have become common knowledge--such as the Indian origin of Arabic numerals--and she ...

- Author : Gerard G. Emch,R. Sridharan,M. D. Srinivas
- Publisher : Springer
- Release Date : 2005-10-15
- Total pages : 296
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This volume consists of a collection of articles based on lectures given by scholars from India, Europe and USA at the sessions on 'History of Indian Mathematics' at the AMS-India mathematics conference in Bangalore during December 2003. These articles cover a wide spectrum of themes in Indian mathematics. They begin with ...

- Author : Dengjian Jin
- Publisher : Springer
- Release Date : 2016-02-01
- Total pages : 312
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This book illustrates the unnaturalness of modern science and technology by tracing their cognitive, evolutionary, and religious origins. It elaborates that all premodern knowers faced inherent limits, and the West was able to develop modern science and technology because of its inherent contradictions forcing the transcendence of limitations....

- Author : A. Bala
- Publisher : Springer
- Release Date : 2006-11-13
- Total pages : 230
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Arun Bala challenges Eurocentric conceptions of history by showing how Chinese, Indian, Arabic, and ancient Egyptian ideas in philosophy, mathematics, cosmology and physics played an indispensable role in making possible the birth of modern science....

- Author : Helaine Selin
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2012-12-06
- Total pages : 479
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** Mathematics Across Cultures: A History of Non-Western Mathematics consists of essays dealing with the mathematical knowledge and beliefs of cultures outside the United States and Europe. In addition to articles surveying Islamic, Chinese, Native American, Aboriginal Australian, Inca, Egyptian, and African mathematics, among others, the book includes essays on Rationality, ...

- Author : Michael R. Matthews
- Publisher : Springer
- Release Date : 2014-07-03
- Total pages : 2532
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This inaugural handbook documents the distinctive research field that utilizes history and philosophy in investigation of theoretical, curricular and pedagogical issues in the teaching of science and mathematics. It is contributed to by 130 researchers from 30 countries; it provides a logically structured, fully referenced guide to the ways in which science ...

- Author : Oswaal Editorial Board
- Publisher : Oswaal Books and Learning Private Limited
- Release Date : 2021-09-14
- Total pages : 280
- ISBN : 0123979382

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- Author : Nicholas Faulkner,Erik Gregersen
- Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
- Release Date : 2017-12-15
- Total pages : 344
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This intriguing volume introduces readers to the origins of the mathematical principles they study every day. It covers a wide range of disciplines outlined in curriculum standards and serves as an illuminating companion to their current studies. Readers will learn about the brilliant minds behind some of the breakthroughs in ...

- Author : Ruth Hayhoe,Julia Pan
- Publisher : Routledge
- Release Date : 2016-09-16
- Total pages : 330
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This work is a dialogue on alternative approaches to knowledge and higher education characteristic of the Western University. Western scholars approach these issues from the viewpoint of the challenges facing the university and Eastern contributors explore parallel issues in their societies....

- Author : George Gheverghese Joseph
- Publisher : SAGE Publications India
- Release Date : 2009-12-10
- Total pages : 236
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This book traces the first faltering steps taken in the mathematical theorisation of infinity which marks the emergence of modern mathematics. It analyses the part played by Indian mathematicians through the Kerala conduit, which is an important but neglected part of the history of mathematics. Passage to Infinity: Medieval Indian ...

- Author : Alexander Karp,Gert Schubring
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2014-01-25
- Total pages : 634
- ISBN : 0123979382

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**Summary :** This is the first comprehensive International Handbook on the History of Mathematics Education, covering a wide spectrum of epochs and civilizations, countries and cultures. Until now, much of the research into the rich and varied history of mathematics education has remained inaccessible to the vast majority of scholars, not least ...