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Memoir of Augustus De Morgan

By His Wife Sophia Elizabeth De Morgan. With Selections from His Letters

by Sophia Elizabeth (Frend) De Morgan

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Memoir,Augustus,De Morgan,correspondence,biography,mathematician,Great Britain,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9318773M
    ISBN 101402158734
    ISBN 109781402158735

    Background August De Morgan was born on J in Madura, India. He was one of seven children, four of whom survived to adulthood. His father, John De Morgan, was a lieutenant-colonel in the Indian Army; and his mother, Elizabeth Dodson, was the daughter of John Dodson, a pupil and friend of Abraham de Moivre, and granddaughter of James Dodson, . Memoir of Augustus De Morgan () Threescore Years and Ten: Reminiscences of the late Sophia Elizabeth De Morgan (), edited by Mary De Morgan; A play parodying De Morgan's Elements of Algebra (), which was a precursor of the abstract algebra approach, survives in manuscript in Sophia's handwriting. It is attributed to her, or her father.

    De Morgan, Augustus, The book of almanacs, with an index of reference, by which the almanac may be found for every year, whether in old style or new, from any epoch, ancient or modern, up to A. D. With means of finding the day .   DE MORGAN, AUGUSTUS (–), mathematician, son of Colonel De Morgan of the Indian army, was born at Madura, in the Madras presidency, in His mother was daughter of John Dodson of the custom house, and granddaughter of James Dodson [q. v.], author of the ‘Mathematical Canon.’.

      Augustus De Morgan, a British logician and mathematician, was born J De Morgan was a brilliant mathematician who, with George Boole, was one of the founders of symbolic logic in England, but because he was a Unitarian and refused to subscribe to the Thirty-Nine Articles of the Anglican Church, he was denied a fellowship at Oxford or . “Memoir of Augustus De Morgan: With Selections from His Letters”, p, Cambridge University Press 5 Copy quote It should seem that it is easier to square the circle than to get round a .


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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Memoir of Augustus De Morgan by Sophia Elizabeth (Frend) De Morgan,Longmans, Green edition, MicroformCited by: De Morgan, Augustus (, Madras presidency, India, June ;England, 18 March ), mathematics.

De Morgan’s father was a colonel in the Indian Army; and his mother was the daughter of John Dodson, a pupil and friend of Abraham de Moivre, and granddaughter of James Dodson, author of the Mathematical the age of seven months De Morgan. Perhaps De Morgan's best known work is a book entitled A Budget of Paradoxes.

This is a collection of humorous writings and reviews compiled posthumously by his widow Sophia (a woman of no small intellect herself, although she was not a mathematician).

Memoir of Augustus De Morgan, Longmans, Green, and Co., London. [6] Ranyard, A.C. ( Buy Memoir of Augustus de Morgan at Angus & Robertson with Delivery - This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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Augustus De Morgan. Born: Jun Birthplace: Madras, India Died: Mar Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Mathematician Nationality: England Executive summary: De Morgan's Laws English mathematician and logician, was born in Juneat Madura, in Born: Augustus De Morgan has 48 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Augustus De Morgan’s most popular book is A Budget of Paradoxes. From Sophie De Morgan, Memoir of Augustus De Morgan (London, ). Courtesy of the American Philosophical Society.

8 JOAN L. RICHARDS De Morgan's respect for the vagaries of mathematical history stands in marked contrast to the tendencies often exhibited in modern mathematicians' treatments of their history.Filled with anecdotes, personal opinions and 'squibs' of every kind, the book remains enjoyable reading for those who are amused rather than appalled by the human condition.

Also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection are the Memoir of Augustus De Morgan (), prepared by his wife, and his ambitious Formal Logic ().Cited by: De Morgan, Sophia Elizabeth ().

Memoir of Augustus De Morgan. London: Longmans, Green and Company. Merrill, Daniel D. (). Augustus De Morgan and the Logic of Relations. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. Further reading ^.