2012

Henri Poincaré

Impatient Genius

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-2406-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-2407-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. The Life of Henri Poincare

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      The Early Years

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      Pages 19-29

      Academic Education: 1873–1879

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      Pages 31-43

      Impressive Results in Vesoul and Caen

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      Pages 45-68

      Career in Paris

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      Pages 69-76

      The Prize Competition of Oscar II

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      Pages 77-94

      Philosophy and Essays

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      Pages 95-100

      At the End, What Kind of a Man?

  3. Scientific Details and Documents

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-102

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      Pages 103-107

      Automorphic Functions

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      Pages 109-177

      Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems

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      Pages 179-184

      Analysis Situs

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      Pages 185-227

      Mathematical Physics

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      Pages 229-232

      Poincaré’s Address to the Society for Moral Education

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      Pages 233-247

      Historical Data and Biographical Details

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 249-260