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Isaac Newton on Mathematical Certainty and Method
Historians of mathematics have devoted considerable attention to Isaac Newton's work on algebra, series, fluxions, quadratures, and geometry. In "Isaac Newton on Mathematical Certainty and Method," Niccolo Guicciardini examines a critical aspect of Newton's work that has not been tightly connected to Newton's actual practice: his philosophy of mathematics. Newton aimed to ...more
Hardcover, 422 pages
Published October 1st 2009 by MIT Press (MA)
(first published 2009)
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