The Resource Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture, edited by C.J. Tuplin and T.E. Rihll

Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture, edited by C.J. Tuplin and T.E. Rihll

Label
Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture
Title
Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by C.J. Tuplin and T.E. Rihll
Title variation
Science & mathematics in ancient Greek culture
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.G7
LC item number
S364 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tuplin, Christopher
  • Rihll, T. E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science and civilization
  • Science, Ancient
  • Mathematics, Greek
Label
Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture, edited by C.J. Tuplin and T.E. Rihll
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from "Science matters : the role and achievement of science in Greek antiquity," a conference held in Liverpool, July 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Greek science in context / T.E. Rihll -- Words for sounds / Andrew Barker -- Ptolemy's maps as an introduction to ancient science / J.L. Berggren -- Seismology and vulcanology in antiquity? / Harry M. Hine -- The art of the commander and the emergence of predictive astronomy / Alan C. Bowen -- Euctemon's Parapēgma / R. Hannah -- Instruments of Alexandrian astronomy : the uses of the equinoctial rings / L. Taub -- The dioptra of Hero of Alexandria / J.J. Coulton -- The machine and the city : Hero of Alexandria's Belopoeica / S. Cuomo -- The limitations of ancient atomism / J.R. Milton -- Greek mathematicians : a group picture / R. Netz -- Aristotle and mathematics / Edward Hussey -- Euclid's Elements 9. 14 and the fundamental theorem of arithmetic / C.M. Taisbak -- Ancient medicine : Asclepius transformed / V. Nutton -- Galen on the seat of intellect : anatomical experiment and philosophical tradition / Teun Tieleman -- Practice makes perfect : knowledge of materials in classical Athens / T.E. Rihll and J.V. Tucker -- Distilling, sublimation, and the four elements : the aims and achievements of the earliest Greek chemists / C. Anne Wilson
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 379 p.
Isbn
9780198152484
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3035204-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3035204
  • (Sirsi) o50175970
  • (OCoLC)50175970
Label
Science and mathematics in ancient Greek culture, edited by C.J. Tuplin and T.E. Rihll
Link
Publication
Note
Papers from "Science matters : the role and achievement of science in Greek antiquity," a conference held in Liverpool, July 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Greek science in context / T.E. Rihll -- Words for sounds / Andrew Barker -- Ptolemy's maps as an introduction to ancient science / J.L. Berggren -- Seismology and vulcanology in antiquity? / Harry M. Hine -- The art of the commander and the emergence of predictive astronomy / Alan C. Bowen -- Euctemon's Parapēgma / R. Hannah -- Instruments of Alexandrian astronomy : the uses of the equinoctial rings / L. Taub -- The dioptra of Hero of Alexandria / J.J. Coulton -- The machine and the city : Hero of Alexandria's Belopoeica / S. Cuomo -- The limitations of ancient atomism / J.R. Milton -- Greek mathematicians : a group picture / R. Netz -- Aristotle and mathematics / Edward Hussey -- Euclid's Elements 9. 14 and the fundamental theorem of arithmetic / C.M. Taisbak -- Ancient medicine : Asclepius transformed / V. Nutton -- Galen on the seat of intellect : anatomical experiment and philosophical tradition / Teun Tieleman -- Practice makes perfect : knowledge of materials in classical Athens / T.E. Rihll and J.V. Tucker -- Distilling, sublimation, and the four elements : the aims and achievements of the earliest Greek chemists / C. Anne Wilson
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 379 p.
Isbn
9780198152484
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3035204-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3035204
  • (Sirsi) o50175970
  • (OCoLC)50175970

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