
INFINITY

These are references for a class I teach called "Infinity and Beyond." ====================================================================== Barrow, John D. Pi in the Sky. Clarendon Press, 1992. Barrow, John D. Theories of Everything: The Quest for Ultimate Explanation. Fawcett Columbine, 1991. Bolzano, Bernhard. Paradoxes of the Infinite. Translated from German by Fr. Prihonsky and furnished with a historical introduction by Donald A. Steele. Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1950. Boyer, C.B. A History of Mathematics. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1968. Dauben, Joseph Warren. Georg Cantor: His Mathematics and Philosophy of the Infinite. Princeton University Press, 1979. Dauben, Joseph W. Georg Cantor and the Origins of Transfinite Set Theory. Scientific American June 1983: 122131. Davies, Paul. The Edge of Infinity: Where the Universe Came From and How It Will End. Simon Schuster, 1981. Davies, Paul. God and the New Physics. Simon and Schuster, 1983. Edwards, C.H., Jr. The Historical Development of the Calculus. SpringerVerlag, 1979. Eves, Howard. An Introduction to the History of Mathematics. Rinehart and Company, Inc., 1953. Falletta, Nicholas. The Paradoxicon. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1983. Gamow, George. One Two Three . . . Infinity: Facts and Speculations of Science. The New American Library, 1953. Guillen, Michael. Bridges to Infinity: The Human Side of Mathematics. Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc., 1983. Kasner, Edward and James R. Newman. Mathematics and the Imagination. Tempus, 1989. Originally Simon and Schuster, 1940. Kaufman, F. The Infinite in Mathematics. D. Reidel, 1980. Kramer, Edna E.. The Nature and Growth of Modern Mathematics. Princeton University Press, 1981. Lieber, Lillian R.. Infinity: Beyond the Beyond the Beyond. Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1953. Maor, Eli. To Infinity and Beyond: A Cultural History of the Infinite. Princeton University Press, 1987. Owen, H. P. Infinity in Theology and Metaphysics. In The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc. & The Free Press, 1967. Péter, Rózsa. Playing with Infinity: Mathematics for Everyman. Translated from Hungarian by Z. P. Dienes. Simon and Schuster, 1962. Rucker, Rudy. Mind Tools: The Five Levels of Mathematical Reality. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1987. Rucker, Rudy. Infinity and the Mind: The Science and Philosophy of the Infinite. Birkhäuser, 1982. Salmon, Wesley C., ed. Zeno's Paradoxes. BobbsMerrill, 1970. Schroeder, Manfred. Fractals, Chaos, Power Laws: Minutes from an Infinite Paradise. W. H. Freeman and Company, 1991. Sondheimer, Ernst and Alan Rogerson. Numbers and Infinity: A Historical Account of Mathematical Concepts. Cambridge University Press, 1981. Thomson, James. Infinity in Mathematics and Logic. In The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc. & The Free Press, 1967. Zippin, Leo. Uses of Infinity. Random House, 1962.
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