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A Concise History of Mathematics book. Struik's other major works include such classics as A Concise History of Mathematics, Yankee Science in the Making, The Birth of the Communist Manifesto, and A Source Book in Mathematics, 1200-1800, all of which are considered standard textbooks or references. Books by Dirk Jan Struik. Struik: A Birthday Celebration Dirk. J. Struik was born in Rotterdam in 1894 and spent most of his teaching career at MIT; he retired in 1960
Dirk J. Struik was born in Rotterdam in 1894 and spent most of his teaching career at MIT; he retired in 1960. Professor Struik died on October 21, 2000, twenty-one days after his 106th birthday. Thomas F. Banchoff of Brown University, longtime. Although all the history of mathematics from its dawn to about 1950 and written in a short book is something very difficult to realize ( if not impossible ), I very reccomend this beautiful book, where the history of mathematics is well explained in terms of main thinking lines. Furthermore this book is rich of interesting anecdotes and details on personal and accademic relations among the greatest mathematicians of all time.
Dirk Jan Struik (September 30, 1894 – October 21, 2000) was a Dutch born American (since 1934) mathematician, historian of mathematics and Marxian theoretician who spent most of his life in the . Dirk Jan Struik was born in 1894 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, as a teacher's son. He attended the Hogereburgerschool (HBS) over there. It was in this school that he was first introduced to left-wing politics and socialism by one of his teachers, called Mister van Dam.
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FREE for a limited time. A Concise History of Mathematics. It was possible to condense this history into a book of less than three hundred pages only by subjecting ourselves to strict discipline, sketching the unfolding of a few main ideas and minimizing reference to other developments. Bibliographical details had to be restricted to an outline; many relatively important authors-Roberval, Lambert, Schwarz-had to be bypassed. Perhaps the most crippling restriction was the insufficient reference to the general cultural and sociological atmosphere in which the mathematics of a period matured-or was stifled.
Dirk Jan Struik, Professor Emeritus of mathematics at the Massachusetts .
Dirk Jan Struik, Professor Emeritus of mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, died peacefully on Saturday, 21 October 2000 at his home in Belmont, Massachusetts. The fourth revision appeared in English in 1987. The book "has probably done more to promote interest in and appreciation for the rich diversity of mathematical ideas and cultures than any other single volume on the history of mathematics" (Rowe, 1994, p. 245).
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