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Numbering and Measuring in the Classical World
Language: en
Pages: 62
Authors: William Frank Richardson
Categories: Coins, Ancient
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher:

Numbering and Measuring in the Classical World
Language: en
Pages: 62
Authors: William Frank Richardson
Categories: Mathematics, Ancient
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

Mathematics and Measurement
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: O. A. Dilke
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Describes the systems of mathematics and measurement used in the ancient world and discusses the influence of ancient mathematics on later science
Protagoras of Abdera
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Johannes M. van Ophuijsen
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-20 - Publisher: BRILL

Protagoras of Abdera: The Man, His Measure makes a case for the Sophist Protagoras as a philosopher in his own right, while at the same time giving due weight t
Classical Views
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Classical antiquities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

The Story of Measurement
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Andrew Robinson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Discusses humanity's fascination with measurement and describes different measuring methods in a historical context, including currency, natural disasters, and
In Measure, Number, and Weight
Language: en
Pages: 430
Authors: Jens H√łyrup
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Jens Hoyrup, recognized as the leading authority in social studies of pre-modern mathematics, here provides a social study of the changing mode of mathematical
The Journal of Classics Teaching
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Classical education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

Decoherence and the Appearance of a Classical World in Quantum Theory
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Domenico Giulini
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-14 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Decoherence, a concept known only to few physicists when the first edition appeared in 1996, has since become firmly established experimentally and understood t
Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Victor Caston
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy is a volume of original articles on all aspects of ancient philosophy. The articles may be of substantial length, and inclu