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Title Mathematics and social utopias in France : Olinde Rodrigues and his times / Simon Altmann, Eduardo L. Ortiz, editors
Published Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society ; [London] : London Mathematical Society, ©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 168 pages : illustrations)
Series History of mathematics, 0899-2428 ; v. 28
History of mathematics ; v. 28. 0899-2428
Contents Introduction Olinde Rodrigues and his times Towards a better understanding of Olinde Rodrigues and his circle: Family and faith in his life and career Euphrasie and Olinde Rodrigues: The 'woman question' within Saint-Simonism Rodrigues's early work in mathematics, 1813-1816 The 1839 paper on permutations: Its relation to the Rodrigues formula and further developments Olinde Rodrigues and combinatorics Olinde Rodrigues's paper of 1840 on a group of transformations After Rodrigues: From rotations to quaternions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Rodrigues, Olinde, 1794-1850.
Rodrigues, Olinde, 1794-1850.
Jews -- France -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Mathematicians -- France -- History -- 19th century -- Biography
Mathematics -- France -- History -- 19th century
Jews -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Altmann, Simon L., 1924-
Ortiz, Eduardo L.
ISBN 0821838601