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Podcasts: A Brief History of Mathematics

Podcast: A Brief History of Mathematics. This short podcast series — ten 15-minute episodes — covers some of the people who helped bring math to where it is now, starting with Newton & Leibniz and ending with Nicholas Bourbaki. The series is presented by Professor Marcus du Sautoy and originally aired in 2010 on BBC … Continue reading »

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Reading list: UCLA History of Science

The Department of History at UCLA has a long core reading list for the History of Science graduate written exam (2008-09). Sub-lists: Collections and books spanning long periods (difficult to classify chronologically) Antiquity to 1600 17th Century 18th Century 19th Century 20th Century and beyond Philosophy/Theory (not period-specific) Themes and Trends in History of Science, … Continue reading »

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