The Double Life of Felix Hausdorff/ Paul Mongré

Purkert, Walter
September 2008
Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall2008, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p36
Academic Journal
The article describes the life and works of the mathematician Felix Hausdorff. Information regarding Hausdorff's career is provided. It mentions that the results of Hausdorff's religious training were the opposite of what his father wanted to achieve. Hausdorff's educational background was in many ways typical for a child from a middle-class family with high aspirations.


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