[FOM] fom topics in Notices of AMS

John Baldwin jbaldwin at uic.edu
Sat Sep 6 22:39:01 EDT 2014

Fermat, Leibniz, Euler, and the Gang: The True History of the Concepts of
Limit and Shadow <http://www.ams.org/notices/201408/rnoti-p848.pdf>Tiziana
Bascelli, Emanuele Bottazzi, Frederik Herzberg, Vladimir Kanovei, Karin U.
Katz, Mikhail G. Katz, Tahl Nowik, David Sherry and Steven Shnider

This is a longish article on the development of infinistessimals in
analysis. It is a blend of history, philosophy and mathematics

There are also two reviews of 5 books on Turing


John T. Baldwin
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Department of Mathematics, Statistics,
and Computer Science M/C 249
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