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Author Strogatz, Steven H. (Steven Henry)

Title The calculus of friendship : what a teacher and a student learned about life while corresponding about math / Steven Strogatz.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    510.922 STR    Available
Description xii, 166 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-162) and index.
Contents Continuity (1974-75) -- Pursuit (1976) -- Relativity (1977) -- Irrationality (1978-79) -- Shifts (1980-89) -- Proof on a place mat (March 1989) -- The monk and the mountain (1989-90) -- Randomness (1990-91) -- Infinity and limits (1991) -- Chaos ( 1992-95) -- Celebration (1996-99) -- The path of quickest descent (2000-2003) -- Bifurcation (2004) -- Hero's formula (2005-present).
Subject Strogatz, Steven H. (Steven Henry) -- Correspondence.
Joffray, Don, 1929- -- Correspondence.
Mathematicians -- Correspondence.
Calculus.
Differential equations.
Chaotic behavior in systems.
Added Author Joffray, Don, 1929-
ISBN 9780691134932 (hbk. : alk. paper) : $19.95
0691134936 (hbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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