A fully revised and expanded edition of the popular (over 50,000 copies sold) and authoritative Collins Dictionary of Mathematics, covering all mathematical fields from the mysteries of quantum theory to the practical use of probabibilty and statistics. With over 9.000 definitions and 400 diagrams, this new edition has been fully revised to ensure it is fully congruent with mathematics as it is taught at A level and 1st year undergraduate level.
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Ephraim Borowski has a first class honours degree in mathematics and philosophy from Glasgow University, where he became Head of the Philosophy Department.Jon Borwein is Shrum Professor of Science at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, and is also the Director oif Centre for Experimental and Constructive Mathematics. He is also President of the Canadian Mathematical Society.Review:
`Very much the right balance... undergraduates will find it invaluable.'Mathematical Spectrum.
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Book Description Collins, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M000710295X