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Author Osen, Lynn M.

Title Women in mathematics [by] Lynn M. Osen.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press [1974]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 510    Available
Description xii, 185 p. ports. 21 cm.
Contents Introduction.--History.--Hypatia, 370-415.--From the Dark Ages to the Renaissance: the "Witch" of Agnesi, 1718-1799.--Emilie de Breteuil, Marquise du Ch√Ętelet, 1706-1749.--Caroline Herschel, 1750-1848.--Sophie Germain, 1776-1831.--Mary Fairfax Somerville, 1780-1872.--Sonya Corvin-Krukovsky Kovalevsky, 1850-1891.--Emmy (Amalie) Noether, 1882-1935.--The golden age of mathematics.--The feminine mathtique.--Bibliography (p. 173-178)
Subject Women mathematicians -- Biography.
ISBN 026215014X

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