WorldCat Identities

Adler, Irving

Overview
Works: 287 works in 997 publications in 13 languages and 26,301 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Popular works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Essays  History  Handbooks and manuals  Novels  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QA93, 510
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The new mathematics by Irving Adler( Book )

77 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in 6 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the basic building blocks of elementary mathematics to introduce advanced concepts in this field
Thinking machines, a layman's introduction to logic, Boolean algebra, and computers by Irving Adler( Book )

34 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In spite of radical changes in computer technology, the underlying principles of computer design and use remain the same. The core revisions in this text explain the significances of recent developments. One of the chapters describes advances in computer design and use. The other is devoted to programming and program languages
Magic house of numbers by Irving Adler( Book )

28 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the many ways in which to have fun with numbers
A new look at geometry by Irving Adler( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This richly detailed overview surveys the evolution of geometrical ideas and the development of the concepts of modern geometry from ancient times to the present. Topics include projective, Euclidean, and non-Euclidean geometry as well as the role of geometry in Newtonian physics, calculus, and relativity. Over 100 exercises with answers. 1966 edition
How life began by Irving Adler( Book )

23 editions published between 1957 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How life developed according to laws of biological evolution, and how organic substances originated and developed according to the recent theory of chemical evolution
Probability and statistics for everyman : how to understand and use the laws of chance by Irving Adler( Book )

25 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the fundamentals of probability theory and explains the concepts of expectation, standard deviation, and correlation for the layman
A new look at arithmetic by Irving Adler( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holograph & corrected typescript, corrected typescript, corrected galley proof, notes, 17 small blue notebooks in pencil with notes & diagrams
Mathematics and mental growth by Irving Adler( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and Italian and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the nucleus by Irving Adler( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Logic for beginners through games, jokes, and puzzles by Irving Adler( Book )

7 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses games, jokes, and puzzles to introduce logic, including how to reason, make a valid argument, draw a conclusion from what is known, and guess at the reasons for a known conclusion
Mathematics by Irving Adler( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the science of numbers and space, discussing basic concepts, and including an introduction to computer programming, mathematical games, and activities
The sun and its family by Irving Adler( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and German and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the systems of thought that led man to understand the nature of the earth and other planets in the solar system
The elementary mathematics of the atom by Irving Adler( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holograph & corrected typescript, corrected part carbon typescript, corrected galley proofs, page proof
Magnets by Irving Adler( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory discussion of magnetism and the various kinds of magnets found in nature
Groups in the new mathematics; an elementary introduction to mathematical groups through familiar examples by Irving Adler( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot and cold by Irving Adler( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and German and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the properties and theories of heat and shows how scientists have learned to produce and measure extreme degrees of heat and cold
The giant golden book of mathematics : exploring the world of numbers and space by Irving Adler( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of the science of numbers and space, with simple demonstrations of arithmetic, algebra, trigonometry, mathematics in music and art, and including some tricks and games using numbers--Book buyer's guide
Color in your life by Irving Adler( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses reflection, diffraction, and polarization of light and the importance of color in nature and industry
Numbers old and new by Irving Adler( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "text on numbers and their implication, which starts with primitive methods of counting, discusses Roman numerology, and finally, the Arabic system. [The authors] explain the difference between even and odd numbers in geometric terms, and also show how various geometric theories have evolved ... A chapter on superstitions regarding numbers unearths interesting mathematical facts. A final section on numbers in nature and number tricks [is includes]."
Exploring the Palace of the Peacock : essays on Wilson Harris by Joyce Adler( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityIrving, Robert, 1913-2012

Adler, I.

Adler, I. 1913-

Adler, I. 1913-2012

Adler, Irving

Adler, Irving, 1913-2012

Adler, J. 1913-

Adler, J. 1913-2012

Irving Adler Amerikaans wiskundige (1913-2012)

Irving Adler amerykański matematyk, autor książek

Irving Robert

Irving Robert 1913-2012

אדלר, אירווינג

أرفينج آدلر، 1913-2012

ایروینگ ادلر

アドラー, I

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