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The world of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, mathematician of God / Massimo Mazzotti.

By: Mazzotti, Massimo.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Johns Hopkins studies in the history of mathematics: Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007Description: xx, 217 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 centimetres.ISBN: 9780801887093 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0801887097 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Agnesi, Maria Gaetana, 1718-1799 | Women mathematicians -- Europe -- Biography | Women mathematicians -- Europe -- History | Mathematics -- Europe -- History -- 18th centuryOnline resources: Table of contents only
Contents:
Engaging in a conversation -- Catholicisms -- Trees of knowledge -- Choices -- A list of books -- Calculus for the believer -- A new female mind -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-210) and index.

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