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- DescriptionTracing the impact of optimization and the ways in which it has influenced the study of mathematics, biology, economics, and even politics, this title reveals how the idea has driven some of our greatest intellectual breakthroughs.
- Author BiographyIvar Ekeland is professor of mathematics and economics at the University of British Columbia and director of the Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences. He is the author of several books, including Mathematics and the Unexpected and The Broken Dice, both published by the University of Chicago Press.
- Author(s)Ivar Ekeland
- PublisherThe University of Chicago Press
- Date of Publication09/11/2007
- Place of PublicationChicago, IL
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintUniversity of Chicago Press
- Content Note17 halftones, 10 line drawings
- Weight358 g
- Width153 mm
- Height229 mm
- Spine15 mm
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