Title

Diagrammatic Reasoning in Euclid's Elements

Document Type

Book

Role

contributor

Publication

Philosophical Perspectives on Mathematical Practice

Publisher

College Publications

Standard Number

1904987591

Publication Date

2010

Abstract

A quite detailed account of how diagrammatic reasoning works in Euclid, the role of definitions, postulates, and common notions, the nature of generality involved, and the precise role that diagrams play in demonstrations. --author-supplied description

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