2013

L.E.J. Brouwer – Topologist, Intuitionist, Philosopher

How Mathematics Is Rooted in Life

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-4615-5 (Print) 978-1-4471-4616-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

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    Pages 1-37

    Child and Student

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    Pages 39-76

    Mathematics and Mysticism

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    Pages 77-117

    The Dissertation

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    Pages 119-148

    Cantor–Schoenflies Topology

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    Pages 149-192

    The New Topology

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    Pages 193-229

    Making a Career

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    Pages 231-277

    The War Years

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    Pages 279-325

    Mathematics After the War

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    Pages 327-356

    Politics and Mathematics

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    Pages 357-394

    The Breakthrough

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    Pages 395-434

    The Fathers of Dimension

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    Pages 435-490

    Progress, Recognition, and Frictions

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    Pages 491-525

    From Berlin to Vienna

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    Pages 527-601

    The Three Battles

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    Pages 603-662

    The Thirties

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    Pages 663-700

    War and Occupation

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    Pages 701-781

    Postwar Events

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    Pages 783-832

    The Restless Emeritus

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 833-875