Dans ce livre, Ian Stewart retrace les efforts de la pensée humaine pour faire des prévisions, à l’aide des mathématiques,  sur tout ce qui est incertain. Météorologie ou économie, mécanique quantique, justice, mécanisme cérébral d’une prise de décision, hasard ou...
Editeur : Dunod
Parution : 2020-09-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Les mathématiques du vivant. Ou la clé des mystères de l'existence

La biologie a connu cinq révolutions : le microscope, la classification de Linné, la théorie de l’évolution, les découvertes du gène et de la structure de l’ADN. Une sixième révolution est en marche : on la doit aux mathématiques. Grâce à elles, la biologie n’a jamais...
Editeur : Flammarion
Parution : 2016-10-19
Collection : Champs
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Vous qui avez peur des équations, ne passez pas votre chemin ! Les équations possèdent des pouvoirs cachés. Elles révèlent les secrets les plus intimes de la nature.Leur pouvoir caché est immense Elles révèlent les secrets les plus intimes de l'univers Apprenez à...
Editeur : Robert Laffont
Parution : 2014-01-30

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Télécharger le livre :  Les divagations mathématiques de Ian Stewart

Comment transformer un cornet de glace en cube ? Quelle est la forme d'une larme ? Ian Stewart propose une nouvelle sélection de 20 explorations mathématiques, du voyage dans le temps au comportement bizarre d'objets familiers...  Nous y découvrons entre autres la...
Editeur : Dunod
Parution : 2011-08-31
Collection : HORS COLLECTION
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Télécharger le livre :  Nature's Numbers

A mathematical sightseeing tour of the natural world from the author of THE MAGICAL MAZEWhy do many flowers have five or eight petals, but very few six or seven? Why do snowflakes have sixfold symmetry? Why do tigers have stripes but leopards have spots?Mathematics is...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2014-03-20
Collection : SCIENCE MASTERS
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Télécharger le livre :  Mr Struth: The Boss

Bill Struth is the most celebrated Manager in the history of Rangers Football Club. In his 34 year tenure, he led the club to 30 major trophies and nurtured many of the club's greatest players. To them, he was simply 'Mr. Struth' - a father figure who guided them with...
Editeur : Headline
Parution : 2013-10-10

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Télécharger le livre :  Transactional Analysis Counselling in Action

Selling over 25,000 copies across three editions, this book provides an unrivalled introduction to the core concepts and basic techniques of Transactional Analysis (TA). Ian Stewart guides the reader step-by-step through the successive stages in using TA to create...
Editeur : SAGE Publications Ltd
Parution : 2013-10-08
Collection : Counselling in Action series
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Télécharger le livre :  The Science Of Discworld

The fantastic first book in the Sunday Times bestselling Science of Discworld seriesWhen a wizardly experiment goes adrift, the wizards of Unseen University find themselves with a pocket universe on their hands: Roundworld, where neither magic nor common sense seems...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2013-04-11

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Télécharger le livre :  The Science of Discworld IV

The fourth book in the Science of Discworld series, and this time around dealing with THE REALLY BIG QUESTIONS, Terry Pratchett’s brilliant new Discworld story Judgement Day is annotated with very big footnotes (the interleaving chapters) by mathematician Ian Stewart...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2013-04-11

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Télécharger le livre :  Science of Discworld III: Darwin's Watch

Roundworld is in trouble again, and this time it looks fatal. Having created it in the first place, the wizards of Unseen Univeristy feel vaguely responsible for its safety. They know the creatures who lived there escaped the impending Big Freeze by inventing the space...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2011-06-30

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Télécharger le livre :  The Science Of Discworld II

The acclaimed Science of Discworld centred around an original Pratchett story about the Wizards of Discworld. In it they accidentally witnessed the creation and evolution of our universe, a plot which was interleaved with a Cohen & Stewart non-fiction narrative about...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2011-06-30

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Télécharger le livre :  Nature's Numbers

"It appears to us that the universe is structured in a deeply mathematical way. Falling bodies fall with predictable accelerations. Eclipses can be accurately forecast centuries in advance. Nuclear power plants generate electricity according to well-known formulas. But...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2008-08-04

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Télécharger le livre :  Flatterland

In 1884, Edwin A. Abbott published a brilliant novel about mathematics and philosophy that charmed and fascinated all of England. As both a witty satire of Victorian society and a means by which to explore the fourth dimension, Flatland remains a tour de force. Now,...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2008-08-01

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Télécharger le livre :  The Annotated Flatland

Flatland is a unique, delightful satire that has charmed readers for over a century. Published in 1884 by the English clergyman and headmaster Edwin A. Abbott, it is the fanciful tale of A. Square, a two-dimensional being who is whisked away by a mysterious visitor to...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2008-07-31

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Télécharger le livre :  Why Beauty Is Truth

At the heart of relativity theory, quantum mechanics, string theory, and much of modern cosmology lies one concept: symmetry. In Why Beauty Is Truth, world-famous mathematician Ian Stewart narrates the history of the emergence of this remarkable area of study. Stewart...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2007-08-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Letters to a Young Mathematician

The first scientific entry in the acclaimed Art of Mentoring series from Basic Books, Letters to a Young Mathematician tells readers what Ian Stewart wishes he had known when he was a student and young faculty member. Subjects ranging from the philosophical to the...
Editeur : Basic Books
Parution : 2007-08-01

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Télécharger le livre :  The Collapse of Chaos

Do we live in a simple or a complex universe? Jack Cohen and Ian Stewart explore the ability of complicated rules to generate simple behaviour in nature through 'the collapse of chaos'. 'The most startling, thought-provoking book I've read all year. I was pleased to...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2000-03-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Does God Play Dice?

Since the dramatic discovery of the mathematical concept of chaos in 1989, the controversy of its contents has settled down. This revised edition of Does God Play Dice? takes a fresh look at its achievements and potential. With a new preface and three completely new...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 1997-06-26

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Télécharger le livre :  Developing Transactional Analysis Counselling

`This is an excellent book. Whilst specifically aimed at the "newer counsellor", this book contains much that will be of interest to experienced practitioners both within and outside of TA... this book is an excellent guide to implementing TA techniques and treatment...
Editeur : SAGE Publications Ltd
Parution : 1996-03-28
Collection : Developing Counselling series
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
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