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Women in mathematics [by] Lynn M. Osen.


Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press [1974] .
ISBN 026215014x, 0262650096, 026215014X

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Subjects Agnesi, Maria Gaetana.
Frau.
Germain, Sophie.
Herschel, Caroline Lucretia.
Hypatie.
Kovalevskaja, Sonia.
Mathematik.
Mathématicienne.
Mathématiciennes -- 370-1935 -- Biographie.
Mathématiciennes -- Biographies.
Noether, Emmy.
Vrouwen.
Wiskundigen.
Women mathematicians -- Biography.
Women mathematicians.
du Châtelet, Marquise.
Description xii, 185 pages portraits 21 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-178).
Summary Examines the lives and scholarly endeavors of women who have profoundly affected mathematical thought since antiquity.
Contents Introduction.--History.--Hypatia, 370-415.--From the Dark Ages to the Renaissance: the "Witch" of Agnesi, 1718-1799.--Emilie de Breteuil, Marquise du Châtelet, 1706-1749.--Caroline Herschel, 1750-1848.--Sophie Germain, 1776-1831.--Mary Fairfax Somerville, 1780-1872.--Sonya Corvin-Krukovsky Kovalevsky, 1850-1891.--Emmy (Amalie) Noether, 1882-1935.--The golden age of mathematics.--The feminine mathtique.--Bibliography (pages 173-178).
Genre Biography.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)745936
(OCoLC)ocm00745936
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WorldCat Identities Osen, Lynn M.
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