Journal article

Book review: Oxford Figures: Eight Centuries of the Mathematical Sciences

K STACEY

Australian Senior Mathematics Journal | Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers | Published : 2015

Abstract

This book is a history of mathematics at the University of Oxford, since the beginnings of both the University and the teaching of mathematics there eight centuries ago. It focuses on the people who have worked in Oxford, emphasising their work and careers and how mathematics was developed through their efforts.