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Calculus

Calculus

An Intuitive and Physical Approach (Second Edition)

  • Author: Morris Kline
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486134768
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 960
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Application-oriented introduction relates the subject as closely as possible to science with explorations of the derivative; differentiation and integration of the powers of x; theorems on differentiation, antidifferentiation; the chain rule; trigonometric functions; more. Examples. 1967 edition.

Lectures on the Mathematical Method in Analytical Economics

Lectures on the Mathematical Method in Analytical Economics

  • Author: Jacob T. Schwartz
  • Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
  • ISBN: 0486828034
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 304
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An early but still useful and frequently cited contribution to the science of mathematical economics, this volume is geared toward graduate students in the field. Prerequisites include familiarity with the basic theory of matrices and linear transformations and with elementary calculus. Author Jacob T. Schwartz begins his treatment with an exploration of the Leontief input-output model, which forms a general framework for subsequent material. An introductory treatment of price theory in the Leontief model is followed by an examination of the business-cycle theory, following ideas pioneered by Lloyd Metzler and John Maynard Keynes. In the final section, Schwartz applies the teachings of previous chapters to a critique of the general equilibrium approach devised by Léon Walras as the theory of supply and demand, and he synthesizes the notions of Walras and Keynes. 1961 edition.

Dynamical Systems

Dynamical Systems

  • Author: Shlomo Sternberg
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486135144
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 272
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A pioneer in the field of dynamical systems discusses one-dimensional dynamics, differential equations, random walks, iterated function systems, symbolic dynamics, and Markov chains. Supplementary materials include PowerPoint slides and MATLAB exercises. 2010 edition.

Mathematical Brain Benders

Mathematical Brain Benders

2nd Miscellany of Puzzles

  • Author: Stephen Barr
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486242609
  • Category: Games
  • Page: 224
  • View: 7707
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Challenge yourself with over 100 fresh paradoxes, puzzles, riddles, conundrums, word and number games for the jaded, skeptical puzzlist. Over 100 pages of comprehensive answers. Approximately 300 illustrations. "Excellent collection of unusual, offbeat, and completely original puzzles." ? Scientific American.

Rings and Homology

Rings and Homology

  • Author: James P. Jans
  • Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
  • ISBN: 0486801896
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 96
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This concise text is geared toward students of mathematics who have completed a basic college course in algebra. Combining material on ring structure and homological algebra, the treatment offers advanced undergraduate and graduate students practice in the techniques of both areas. After a brief review of basic concepts, the text proceeds to an examination of ring structure, with particular attention to the structure of semisimple rings with minimum condition. Subsequent chapters develop certain elementary homological theories, introducing the functor Ext and exploring the various projective dimensions, global dimension, and duality theory. Each chapter concludes with a set of exercises.

Inversive Geometry

Inversive Geometry

  • Author: Frank Morley
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486493393
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 288
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This introduction to algebraic geometry makes particular reference to the operation of inversion. Topics include Euclidean group; inversion; quadratics; finite inversive groups; parabolic, hyperbolic, and elliptic geometries; differential geometry; and more. 1933 edition.

Abstract Algebra

Abstract Algebra

  • Author: W. E. Deskins
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486158462
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 656
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Excellent textbook provides undergraduates with an accessible introduction to the basic concepts of abstract algebra and to the analysis of abstract algebraic systems. Features many examples and problems.

Physics of Fully Ionized Gases

Physics of Fully Ionized Gases

Second Revised Edition

  • Author: Lyman Spitzer
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486151581
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 192
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An introductory course in theoretical physics is the sole prerequisite for this general but simple introduction to the fields of plasma and fusion research. 1962 edition.

Atomic Physics: 8th Edition

Atomic Physics: 8th Edition

  • Author: Max Born
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486318583
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 544
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Nobel Laureate's lucid treatment of kinetic theory of gases, elementary particles, nuclear atom, wave-corpuscles, atomic structure and spectral lines, much more. Over 40 appendices, bibliography.

An Introduction to Differential Geometry

An Introduction to Differential Geometry

  • Author: T. J. Willmore
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486282104
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 336
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This text employs vector methods to explore the classical theory of curves and surfaces. Topics include basic theory of tensor algebra, tensor calculus, calculus of differential forms, and elements of Riemannian geometry. 1959 edition.