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Scriba, Christoph J.

Overview
Works: 121 works in 276 publications in 3 languages and 2,457 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Conference proceedings  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: QA21, 510.9
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Most widely held works by Christoph J Scriba
5000 Jahre Geometrie Geschichte, Kulturen, Menschen by Christoph J Scriba( )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in German and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Schon lange bevor die Schrift entwickelt wurde, hat der Mensch geometrische Strukturen wahrgenommen und systematisch verwendet. So entstehen beim Weben und Flechten einfache zweidimensionale Muster und ohne dreidimensionale Körper wie Quader, Würfel oder Pyramide ist keine Bautätigkeit denkbar. Das vorliegende Buch gibt einen faszinierenden Überblick über die geometrischen Vorstellungen und Erkenntnisse der Menschen von der Urgesellschaft bis hin zu den komplexen mathematischen wie auch künstlerischen Ideen des 20. Jahrhunderts. Neben vielen Abbildungen wird jede Epoche mit einer Tabelle zeit- und kulturgeschichtlicher Daten eingeleitet und mit einer tabellarischen Darstellung der wesentlichen Inhalte der Geometrie dieser Zeit abgeschlossen. Aufgaben am Ende jeden Kapitels laden den Leser ein, sich an den Problemen der alten Meister selber zu versuchen. Ein Buch für alle, die der Lebendigkeit und Entwicklung der Geometrie als erste " "Anwendungswissenschaft" " nachspüren wollen. Für die 3. Auflage wurden neuste Forschungsergebnisse über Woodhenge und andere frühmathematische Darstellungen aufgenommen. Zahlreiche Abbildungen, viele davon jetzt in Farbe, erhöhen den Lesegenuss des Buches."
Writing the history of mathematics : its historical development ( Book )
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of mathematics : states of the art : Flores quadrivii, studies in honor of Christoph J. Scriba ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Concept of number. A chapter in the history of mathematics, with applications of interest to teachers by Christoph J Scriba( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The correspondence of John Wallis by John Wallis( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vol. 2: This is the second in a six volume compendium on the correspondences of John Wallis (1616-1703). Wallis was Savilian Professor of Geometry at Oxford from 1649 until his death, and was a founding member of the Royal Society and a central figure in the scientific and intellectual history of England
Studien zur Mathematik des John Wallis (1616-1703): Winkelteilungen, Kombinationslehre und zahlentheoretische Probleme by Christoph J Scriba( Book )
12 editions published in 1966 in German and English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exakte Wissenschaften im Wandel : vier Vorträge zur Chemie, Physik und Mathematik in der Neuzeit by Hans Schimank( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in German and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disciplinae novae, zur Entstehung neuer Denk- u. Arbeitsrichtungen in der Naturwissenschaft : Festschr. zum 90. Geburtstag von Hans Schimank by Christoph J Scriba( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frauen in den exakten Naturwissenschaften : Festkolloquium zum 100. Geburtstag von Frau Dr. Margarethe Schimank (1890-1983) ( Book )
7 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera mathematica by John Wallis( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in Latin and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ausgewählte Schriften by Joseph Ehrenfried Hofmann( Book )
7 editions published in 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The correspondence of John Wallis by John Wallis( )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second in a six volume compendium on the correspondences of John Wallis (1616-1703). Wallis was Savilian Professor of Geometry at Oxford from 1649 until his death, and was a founding member of the Royal Society and a central figure in the scientific and intellectual history of England
Hans Schimank, eine Bibliographie seiner Veröffentlichungen by Pia Köppel( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leopoldina-Symposion Die Elite der Nation im Dritten Reich : das Verhältnis von Akademien und ihrem wissenschaftlichen Umfeld zum Nationalsozialismus vom 9. bis 11. Juni 1994 in Schweinfurt by Leopoldina-Symposion Die Elite der Nation im Dritten Reich( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zur Geschichte der Bestimmung rationaler Punkte auf elliptischen Kurven : das Problem von Behā-Eddīn ʻAmūlī : vorgelegt in der Sitzung am 2. Dezember 1983 by Christoph J Scriba( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Final report by International Congress on the History of Sciences( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Gregorys frühe Schriften zur Infinitesimalrechnung by Christoph J Scriba( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Final report : ICHS, XVIIIth International Congress of History of Science, Hamburg - Munich, 1st - 9th August, 1989 by International Congress of History of Science( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The correspondence of John Wallis by John Wallis( )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first in a six volume compendium on the correspondences of John Wallis (1616-1703). Wallis was Savilian Professor of Geometry at Oxford from 1649 until his death, and was a founding member of the Royal Society and a central figure in the scientific and intellectual history of England
The Correspondence of John Wallis 1616-1703, Volume III by Philip Beeley( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Containing many previously unpublished letters, this third volume of a six volume collection of the complete correspondence of John Wallis (1616-1703), documents an important period in the history of the Royal Society and the University of Oxford. By providing access to these letters, this painstakingly crafted edition will enable readers to gain a deeper and richer awareness of the intellectual culture on which the growth of scientific knowledge in early modern Europe was based. Wallis was Savilian Professor of Geometry of Oxford from 1649 until his death, and was a founding member of the Roya
 
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Alternative Names
Scriba, C. J.
Scriba, C. J. 1929-2013
Scriba, Christoph J.
Scriba, Christoph Joachim 1929-
Scriba, Christoph Joachim 1929-2013
Languages
German (82)
English (60)
Latin (8)
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