publication . Other literature type . Book . 2017

Weberei Als Episteme Und Die Genese Der Deduktiven Mathematik

Harlizius-Klück, Ellen;
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  • Published: 25 Aug 2017
  • Publisher: Zenodo
In his dialogue <em>Politikos</em>, Plato mentions the dyadic arithmetic of the Pythagoreans as an example of pure knowledge. In the history of mathematics, this number theory is deemed to be the starting point of deductive mathematics in ancient Greece. Numbers are distinguished as even or odd and according to their divisibility properties. The Two can be divided into halve sand is female whereas the One is not dividable and male. As there is no application known for such a theory, this number classification is thought to be a mere logical invention. Ellen Harlizius-Klück shows in her work, that the number properties as well as the questions of the genesis of t...
free text keywords: ancient arithmetic, dyadic arithmetic, ancient weaving, Pythagorean arithmetic, Politikos
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Other literature type . 2017
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