Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

When new ideas like chaos first move into the mathematical limelight, the early textbooks tend to be very difficult. The concepts are new and it takes time to find ways to present them in a form digestible to the average student. This process may take a generation, but eventually, what originally seemed far too advanced for all but the most mathematically sophisticated becomes accessible to a much wider readership. This book takes some major steps along that path of generational change. It presents ideas about chaos in discrete time dynamics in a form where they should be accessible to anyone who has taken a first course in undergraduate calculus. More remarkably, it manages to do so without discarding a commitment to mathematical substance and rigour. The book evolved from a very popular one-semester middle level undergraduate course over a period of several years and has therefore been well class-tested.

Buy Chaos: A Mathematical Introduction book by John Banks from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521531047
ISBN-10: 0521531047
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Pages: 306
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 8-May-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Chaos: A Mathematical Introduction book by John Banks and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Author John Banks

Co-Creating Videogames by John Banks

Co-Creating Videogames

Paperback, December 2015
$29.69
Hidden History of Connecticut Union Soldiers by John Banks

Hidden History of Connecticut Union Soldiers

Paperback / softback, October 2015
$37.86
Cultural Science by John Banks

Cultural Science

Hardback, September 2014
$99.00
Treatise on Mills by John Banks

A Treatise on Mills

Paperback, July 2014
$35.06