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2011-2012 Graduate Bulletin 
2011-2012 Graduate Bulletin [Archived Catalog]

ED 741 - Historical Development of Mathematical Concepts

CRSE Type: Unique Course
This course traces the origins and development of key concepts in the history of mathematics starting with early Egyptians, Babylonians, and Mayans and continuing to current times. Emphasis is given to the impact of mathematical discoveries on the civilizations that gave rise to them and to the impact of these discoveries on subsequent mathematical thought.
2 semester hours