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# The Mathematics of Infinity: A Guide to Great Ideas

A balanced and clearly explained treatment of infinity in mathematics.

The concept of infinity has fascinated and confused mankind for centuries with concepts and ideas that cause even seasoned mathematicians to wonder. For instance, the idea that a set is infinite if it is not a finite set is an elementary concept that jolts our common sense and imagination. the Mathemati ...more

The concept of infinity has fascinated and confused mankind for centuries with concepts and ideas that cause even seasoned mathematicians to wonder. For instance, the idea that a set is infinite if it is not a finite set is an elementary concept that jolts our common sense and imagination. the Mathemati ...more

Hardcover, 287 pages

Published
July 1st 2006
by Wiley-Interscience
(first published June 30th 2006)

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