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The Resource Mr Hopkins' men : Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century, A.D.D. Craik, (electronic book)

Mr Hopkins' men : Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century, A.D.D. Craik, (electronic book)

Label
Mr Hopkins' men : Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century
Title
Mr Hopkins' men
Title remainder
Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century
Statement of responsibility
A.D.D. Craik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on accounts of life at Cambridge, this book provides readers a glimpse inside its colleges, and charts the evolution of the curriculum and the slow, often reluctant, reforms that led to Cambridge's dominance of British higher education
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
510.7114265909034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA14.G7
LC item number
C73 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mr Hopkins' men : Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century, A.D.D. Craik, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing Hopkins and His Wranglers; The Student Experience, 1820-1860; Cambridge University in Context; Teaching at Cambridge; William Hopkins; Hopkins' Top Wranglers, 1829-1854; The "Cambridge Stamp"; Wranglers at Home: Four Biographies; Universities and Colleges; Wranglers Abroad: Churchmen and Educators in the Colonies; The Growth of a Research Community; Achievements in the Mathematical Sciences; Postscript
Control code
SPR288625395
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 405 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846287909
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-84628-791-6
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Mr Hopkins' men : Cambridge reform and British mathematics in the 19th century, A.D.D. Craik, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing Hopkins and His Wranglers; The Student Experience, 1820-1860; Cambridge University in Context; Teaching at Cambridge; William Hopkins; Hopkins' Top Wranglers, 1829-1854; The "Cambridge Stamp"; Wranglers at Home: Four Biographies; Universities and Colleges; Wranglers Abroad: Churchmen and Educators in the Colonies; The Growth of a Research Community; Achievements in the Mathematical Sciences; Postscript
Control code
SPR288625395
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 405 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846287909
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-84628-791-6
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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