# Book:Philip E.B. Jourdain/The Nature of Mathematics

## Philip E.B. Jourdain: The Nature of Mathematics

Published $1912$.

### Contents

Introduction
I. The Growth of Mathematical Science in Ancient Times
II. The Rise and Progress of Modern Mathematics — Algebra
III. The Rise and Progress of Modern Mathematics — Analytical Geometry and the Method of Indivisibles
IV. The Beginnings of the Application of Mathematics to Natural Science – The Science of Dynamics
V. The Rise of Modern Mathematics — The Infinitesimal Calculus
VI. Modern Views of Limits and Numbers
VII. The Nature of Mathematics
Bibliography

### Editions

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