The triumph of numbers : how counting shaped modern life

Level E A519.5 /504155 Available
Level E A519.5 /504155 Available
Full title: The triumph of numbers : how counting shaped modern life / I. Bernard Cohen.
Main author: Cohen, I. Bernard, 1914-2003.
Format: Book           


Summary: The Triumph of Numbers explores how numbers have come to assume a leading role in just about everywhere in science, in the operations and s tructure of government, in the analysis of society, in marketing, in sports, and more.
Language: English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2005.
Classmark: A519.5 /504155
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-199) and index.
ISBN: 9780393328707 pbk
0393057690
9780393057690
0393328708 pbk