Empyreance VI - Worlds of Infinity & Eternity Infinite micro & macro universe. Pythagoras, Descartes, Newton, Leibniz, Copernicus, Kepler, Gauss, Cantor, Pascal, Napier "The wisdom of the Lord is infinite .... Ye heavens, sing His praises! Sun, moon & planets glorify Him... Celestial harmonies, all ye who comprehend His marvellous works, ...... To Him be praise, honour, and glory throughout eternity." Kepler - The Harmony of the World - 1619
The Philosophy of Mathematics by Auguste Comte Written by the nineteenth-century French philosophical founder of positivism, this comprehensive map of mathematical science assigns to each part of the complex whole its true position and value. The two-part treatment begins with a general view of mathematical analysis and advances to algebra, continuing with an exploration of geometry's ancient and modern methods.
Over the past 1400 years Muslim intellects made contributions in physics, medicine, mathematics, chemistry, astronomy, philosophy & geography. At no time was this more evident than in the Golden Age of Islam. It produced fathers of early chemistry, algebra, surgery, pediatrics, modern sociology, historiography, demography & economics, to name a few. This helped usher in the Renaissance which is recognized in a mural painted in the 1890s on the ceiling of the Library of Congress in Washington…
Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (26 April 1889 – 29 April 1951) was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language. During his lifetime he published just one slim book, the 75-page Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus (1921). Philosophical Investigations appeared as a book in 1953, and has since come to be recognised as one of the most important works of philosophy in the twentieth century.
Philosophy of Mathematics and Deductive Structure in Euclid's Elements
Philosophy of Mathematics and Deductive Structure in Euclid's Elements by Ian Mueller A survey of Euclid's Elements, this text provides an understanding of the classical Greek conception of mathematics. It offers a well-rounded perspective, examining similarities to modern views as well as differences. Rather than focusing strictly on historical and mathematical issues, the book examines philosophical, foundational, and logical questions.Although comprehensive in its...
Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics: The Cshpm 2014 Annual Meeting (Hardcover)