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The indivisibles of the continuum. Seventeenth-century adventures in infinitesimal mathematics. (English) Zbl 1464.01003

Shapiro, Stewart (ed.) et al., The history of continua. Philosophical and mathematical perspectives. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 104-122 (2021).
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Could or should Gregory of Saint-Vincent use Cavalieri’s indivisibles to present his own quadrature of the hyperbola that led to the logarithm and to the exponential? (English) Zbl 1341.01010

Jullien, Vincent (ed.), Seventeenth-century indivisibles revisited. Cham: Springer (ISBN 978-3-319-00130-2/hbk; 978-3-319-00131-9/ebook). Science Networks. Historical Studies 49, 137-164 (2015).
MSC:  01A45
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Explaining the sudden rise of methods of indivisibles. (English) Zbl 1329.01024

Jullien, Vincent (ed.), Seventeenth-century indivisibles revisited. Cham: Springer (ISBN 978-3-319-00130-2/hbk; 978-3-319-00131-9/ebook). Science Networks. Historical Studies 49, 1-18 (2015).
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Comparability of infinities and infinite multitude in Galileo and Leibniz. (English) Zbl 1334.01012

Goethe, Norma B. (ed.) et al., G. W. Leibniz, interrelations between mathematics and philosophy. Selected papers based on the presentations at the workshop, Paris, France, March 8–10, 2010. Dordrecht: Springer (ISBN 978-94-017-9663-7/hbk; 978-94-017-9664-4/ebook). Archimedes 41, 157-187 (2015).
MSC:  01A45
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The phantastic story of analysis. (Die phantastische Geschichte der Analysis. Ihre Probleme und Methoden seit Demokrit und Archimedes. Dazu die Grundbegriffe von heute.) (German) Zbl 1188.26002

München: Oldenbourg Verlag (ISBN 978-3-486-58825-5/pbk; 978-3-486-59543-7/ebook). xiv, 217 p. (2009).
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The notion of order in Pascal’s treatises on roulette. (La pensée des ordres dans les traités sur la roulette de Pascal.) (French) Zbl 1163.01007

Serfati, Michel (ed.) et al., Mathématiciens français du XVIIe siècle. Descartes, Fermat, Pascal. Clermont-Ferrand: Presses Universitaires Blaise-Pascal (ISBN 978-2-84516-354-6/pbk). 199-238 (2008).
MSC:  01A45
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The swan song of indivisibles. Integral calculus in Pascal’s last scientific work. With a preface by François De Gandt. (Le chant du cygne des indivisibles. Le calcul intégral dans la dernière œuvre scientifique de Pascal.) (French) Zbl 0991.01007

Collection ‘Didactiques’. Besançon: Presses Universitaires Franc-Comtoises. 227 p. (2001).
MSC:  01A45 51-03 26-03
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Geometrical intuition as the master key of modern science. Cavalieri and the mathematics of Weyl. (Italian) Zbl 0958.01005

D’Amore, Bruno (ed.) et al., Conference in honor of the 65th birthday of Francesco Speranza, Bologna, Italy, October 11, 1997. Bologna: Pitagora Editrice, 40-44 (1998).
MSC:  01A45 26-03
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From indivisibles to infinitesimals. Studies on seventeenth-century mathematizations of infinitely small quantities. (English) Zbl 0922.01015

Enrahonar. Monografies. 6. Bellaterra: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Servei de Publicacions. 163 p. (1996).
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A geometric approach to the Gaussian law. (English) Zbl 0842.62038

Mammitzsch, Volker (ed.) et al., Proceedings of the 2nd Gauss symposium. Conference B: Statistical sciences, Munich, Germany, August 2-7, 1993. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter. Symposia Gaussiana. 25-45 (1995).
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Some aspects of the controversy about the indivisibilities. (Quelques aspects de la controverse sur les indivisibles.) (French) Zbl 0873.01012

Bucciantini, Massimo (ed.) et al., Geometry and atomism in the Galileian school. Colloquium, Parigi, Italy, October 24-26, 1988. Firenze: Leo S. Olschki. Bibl. Nuncius, Studi Testi. 10, 193-207 (1992).
MSC:  01A45
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The evolution of the theory of indivisibles and the contribution of Torricelli. (L’évolution de la théorie des indivisibles et l’apport de Torricelli.) (French) Zbl 0940.01003

Bucciantini, Massimo (ed.) et al., Geometry and atomism in the Galileian school. Colloquium, Parigi, Italy, October 24-26, 1988. Firenze: Leo S. Olschki. Bibl. Nuncius, Studi Testi. 10, 103-118 (1992).
MSC:  01A45 28-03
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