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Contributions to the understanding of Indian civilization

Baidyanath Saraswati

Contributions to the understanding of Indian civilization

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Published by Karnatak University in Dharwar .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Civilization -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Baidyanath Saraswati.
      SeriesKarnatak University publications in anthropology ; no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS423 .S26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 58 p. :
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4864853M
      LC Control Number75904677

      Indian mathematics, the discipline of mathematics as it developed in the Indian subcontinent.. The mathematics of classical Indian civilization is an intriguing blend of the familiar and the strange. For the modern individual, Indian decimal place-value numerals may seem familiar—and, in fact, they are the ancestors of the modern decimal number system. "This carefully researched chronicle of the principal contributions made by a great civilization covers the earliest days of Indian history through to the beginning of the modern period Kim Plofker's book fulfils an important need in a world where mathematical historiography has been shaped by the dominance of the Greco-Christian view Cited by:


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