Journals Higher Education



29 July 1999

486 Pages | frontispiece, color, & 11 b/w halftones

ISBN: 9780198502586

Bookseller Code (06)

The Mathematics of Plato's Academy

A New Reconstruction

Second Edition

David H. Fowler

A Clarendon Press Publication

This is an updated edition of a groundbreaking examination of early Greek mathematics. The author has revised parts of the text, updated the bibliography, and added a new appendix where he takes a strong position in the continuing debate about the nature and range of classical mathematics.


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