Alexanderson, Gerald L.
Overview
Works:  35 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 8,590 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History Interviews Miscellanea Portraits Conference proceedings Examinations, questions, etc 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Classifications:  QA28, B 
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Most widely held works about
Gerald L Alexanderson
 Mathematical Association of America records by Mathematical Association of AmericaMathematical Association of America( )
Most widely held works by
Gerald L Alexanderson
Mathematical people : profiles and interviews
by
Donald J Albers(
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23 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews and profiles of mathematicians, teachers, and friends of mathematics provide an insight into the motives, philosophies, and talents that drive the creative process of mathematics
23 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews and profiles of mathematicians, teachers, and friends of mathematics provide an insight into the motives, philosophies, and talents that drive the creative process of mathematics
Harmony of the World 75 Years of Mathematics Magazine
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Gerald L Alexanderson(
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12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More mathematical people : contemporary conversations
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9 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition problems and solutions : 19651984
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15 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Putnam Competition has since 1928 been providing a challenge to gifted college mathematics students. This book, the second of the Putnam Competition volumes, contains problems with their solutions for the years 19651984. Additional solutions are presented for many of the problems. Included is an essay on recollections of the first Putnam Exam by Herbert Robbins, as well as appendices listing the winning teams and students from 1965 through 1984. This volume offers the problem solver an enticing sample of challenging problems and their solutions. In 1980, the MAA published the first William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition book, covering the contest from 1938 to 1964. In 2002 the third of the Putnam problem books appeared, covering the years 1985 through 2000. All three of these books belong on the bookshelf of students, teachers, and all interested in problem solving
15 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Putnam Competition has since 1928 been providing a challenge to gifted college mathematics students. This book, the second of the Putnam Competition volumes, contains problems with their solutions for the years 19651984. Additional solutions are presented for many of the problems. Included is an essay on recollections of the first Putnam Exam by Herbert Robbins, as well as appendices listing the winning teams and students from 1965 through 1984. This volume offers the problem solver an enticing sample of challenging problems and their solutions. In 1980, the MAA published the first William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition book, covering the contest from 1938 to 1964. In 2002 the third of the Putnam problem books appeared, covering the years 1985 through 2000. All three of these books belong on the bookshelf of students, teachers, and all interested in problem solving
Fascinating mathematical people : interviews and memoirs
by
Donald J Albers(
Book
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8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fascinating Mathematical People is a collection of informal interviews and memoirs of sixteen prominent members of the mathematical community of the twentieth century, many still active. The candid portraits collected here demonstrate that while these men and women vary widely in terms of their backgrounds, life stories, and worldviews, they all share a deep and abiding sense of wonder about mathematics. Featured herein their own wordsare major research mathematicians whose cuttingedge discoveries have advanced the frontiers of the field, such as Lars Ahlfors, Mary Cartwright, Dusa McDuff
8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fascinating Mathematical People is a collection of informal interviews and memoirs of sixteen prominent members of the mathematical community of the twentieth century, many still active. The candid portraits collected here demonstrate that while these men and women vary widely in terms of their backgrounds, life stories, and worldviews, they all share a deep and abiding sense of wonder about mathematics. Featured herein their own wordsare major research mathematicians whose cuttingedge discoveries have advanced the frontiers of the field, such as Lars Ahlfors, Mary Cartwright, Dusa McDuff
Lion hunting & other mathematical pursuits : a collection of mathematics, verse, and stories
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Ralph P Boas(
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6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A first undergraduate course in abstract algebra
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Abraham P Hillman(
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10 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pólya picture album : encounters of a mathematician
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George Pólya(
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10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International mathematical congresses : an illustrated history, 18931986
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Donald J Albers(
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30 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The random walks of George Pólya
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Gerald L Alexanderson(
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5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expeditions in mathematics
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2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of lectures, aimed at high school students and presented by prominent mathematicians as part of the Bay Area Mathematical Adventures program.[Source inconnue]
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of lectures, aimed at high school students and presented by prominent mathematicians as part of the Bay Area Mathematical Adventures program.[Source inconnue]
Mathematical adventures for students and amateurs
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1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Functional trigonometry; a treatment of trigonometry integrated with vectors, complex numbers, and analytic geometry
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Abraham P Hillman(
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11 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebra through problem solving
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Abraham P Hillman(
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7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discrete and combinatorial mathematics
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Abraham P Hillman(
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5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abstract algebra : a first undergraduate course
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Abraham P Hillman(
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6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebra and trigonometry; a treatment of algebra and trigonometry integrated with vectors, complex numbers, and elementary functions
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Abraham P Hillman(
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4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Functional trigonometry; trigonometry integrated with vectors, complex numbers, analytic geometry, and elementary functions
by
Abraham P Hillman(
Book
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4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Santa Clara silver anniversary contest book : problems and solutions of the University of Santa Clara High School mathematics contests
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1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fascinating mathematical people : interviews and memoirs
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1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Albers, Donald J. 1941 Author Editor
 Mathematical Association of America
 Ross, Peter 1940 Editor
 Hillman, Abraham P. Author
 Reid, Constance Editor
 Pólya, George 18871985 Author
 Shubin, Tatiana
 Hayes, David F.
 Klosinski, Leonard F. Editor
 Larson, Loren C. 1937 Editor
Associated Subjects
Alder, Henry L Alexanderson, Gerald L Algebra Algebra, Abstract American Mathematical Society Bernstein, Dorothy Lewis, Combinatorial analysis Computer scienceMathematics Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences Functions Halmos, Paul R.(Paul Richard), Hungary International Congress of Mathematicians Mathematical Association of America.Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Mathematicians Mathematics MathematicsCompetitions MathematicsCongresses MathematicsPeriodicals MathematicsStudy and teaching Moulton, Elton James, Newsom, Carroll Vincent, Pollak, Henry Porter, Gerald J Rosenberg, Alex, Ross, Kenneth A Schattschneider, Doris Seebach, J. Arthur Siegel, Martha J Slaught, H. E.(Herbert Ellsworth), Trigonometry United States Willcox, Alfred B., William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition Zorn, Paul,
Alternative Names
Alexanderson, G.
Alexanderson, G. (Gerald)
Alexanderson, G. L.
Alexanderson, G. L. (Gerald L.)
アレクサンダーソン, G. L
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