TITLE

Exact thought in a demented time: Karl Menger and his Viennese Mathematical Colloquium

AUTHOR(S)
Golland, Louise; Sigmund, Karl
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2000, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Mathematical Colloquium, a Vienna, Austria-based organization which met between 1928 and 1936. Profile of founding member Karl Menger; Publication of Menger's book `Ergebnisse einesmathmatischen Kolloquiums,' which dealt with discussions during the meetings; Mathematicians who joined the discussions.
ACCESSION #
2799602

 

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