Judith N. Cederberg. A Course in. Modern Geometries. Second Edition. Abbott: Understanding Analysis. Anglin: Mathematics: A Concise History and Philosophy . Designed for a junior-senior level course for mathematics majors, including those who plan to teach in secondary school. The first chapter presents several finite. A Course in Modern Geometries by Judith N. Cederberg, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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A Course in Modern Geometries

December 29, – Published on Amazon. I chose this book to replace the official textbook for a course where we had been using Blau’s Foundations in Geometry which I was not entirely satisfied with. Olaf College in Minnesota. Description Gemoetries for a junior-senior level course nodern mathematics majors, including those who plan to teach in secondary school. Mathematics Hardcover Books in English. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. The chapter ends with an intuitive discussion of elliptic geometry. For the remainder of Chapter 2, the author abandons any axiomatic framework at all and just proves various theorems about Eucilidean and hyperbolic geometry.


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Great for learning introductory geometry at the advanced level. Illustrated Mathematics Hardcover Books.

Then I turned to Spivak for a more modern treatment. Cederberg Snippet view – Chapter 1 presents several finite geometries in an axiomatic framework.

In Chapter 3, a new introduction to symmetry and hands-on geometriee of isometries precedes the extensive analytic treatment of isometries, similarities and affinities. I was trying to use it for a class aimed at mathematics education majors, and found it horrible for that use. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Cederberg Limited preview – Chapter 3 talks about geometric transformations of the Euclidean plane. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your cederbefg, tablet, and computer.

A Course In Modern Geometries by Cederberg, Judith N

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. Chapter 4 presents plane projective geometry both synthetically and analytically, and the new Chapter 5 uses a descriptive and exploratory approach to introduce chaos theory and fractal geometry, stressing the self-similarity of fractals and their generation by transformations from Chapter 3.


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Please send me an email if you have any questions. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Review quote Second Edition J. The book now includes pointers to the author’s website, which contains guides for dynamic software explorations of many concepts, using both Cabri Geometry and Geometers Sketchpad.

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The definitions and theorems in this book has cedrberg of explanations, and there are very few examples. This book would be a valuable source for teachers of geometry. Chapter 2 continues the synthetic approach as it introduces Euclid’s geometry There follows a new introduction to symmetry and hands-on explorations of isometries that precedes an extensive analytic treatment of similarities and affinities.