History of Mathematics

Cod: 21166

Department: DCET

Department: DCET

ECTS: 6

Scientific area: Mathematics

Scientific area: Mathematics

Total working hours: 156

Total contact time: 26

Total contact time: 26

History

Mathematics

1- The Mathematics of Africa

2- The Mathematics of Egypt

3- The Mathematics of Mesopotamia

4- The Mathematics of China

5- The Mathematics of Greece

6- The Mathematics of Medieval India

7- The Mathematics of the Islamic Civilization

8- The Mathematics of Western Europe from centuries XII to XVI

9- The Origins of Analytic Geometry and the Infinitesimal Calculus

10- The Mathematics of Portugal

Mandatory:

Maria Fernanda Estrada et al.: História da Matemática, Universidade Aberta, 2000 https://repositorioaberto.uab.pt/handle/10400.2/10668

Complementary:

1- V.M.Seguí: Aspectos Históricos de las Matemáticas Elementales, Textos Docentes vol 79, Prensas Universitarias de Zaragoza, 2001

2- M. Kline, Mathematical Thought from Ancient to Modern Times, Oxford, University Press, 1972

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