nLab Leo Corry

Selected writings

Selected writings

On the history of the notion of mathematical structures such as attributed to Bourbaki:

  • Leo Corry, Mathematical Structures from Hilbert to Bourbaki: The Evolution of an Image of Mathematics, in: Changing Images of Mathematics in History. From the French Revolution to the new Millenium Harwood Academic Publishers (2001) 167-186 [ISBN:9780415868273, pdf]

  • Leo Corry, Modern Algebra and the Rise of Mathematical Structures, Springer (2004) [doi:10.1007/978-3-0348-7917-0]

On the history of notions of numbers (natural numbers, rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers, …):

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