Die Frage nach der Ubermittlung mathematischen Wissens zwischen verschiedenen Kulturen ist in den letzten Jahren zu einem Schwerpunkt mathematikhistorischer Untersuchungen geworden. Hierzu ist die Zusammenarbeit von Spezialisten erforderlich, die sich mit verschiedenen Kulturen, Sprachen und mathematischen Traditionen beschaftigen. Das vorliegende Buch, das Ergebnis von Tagungen im Mathematischen Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach und im study and convention middle der Rockefeller origin in Bellagio, behandelt die vielfaltigen Wege, die bei der Vermittlung mathematischen Wissens von den Babyloniern bis zum 17. Jahrhundert eingeschlagen wurden, und insbesondere den Austausch mathematischer Ideen von Indien ueber China und die arabische Welt bis nach Westeuropa. Contents: ok. Vogel: A Surveying challenge Travels from China to Paris - J. Hoyrup: Seleucid suggestions within the Babylonian oAlgebraico culture and their relations out of the country - J. L. Berggren: a few historic and Medieval Approximations to Irrational Numbers and Their Transmission - J. Sesiano: A Reconstruction of Greek Multiplication Tables for Integers - A. Breard: difficulties of Pursuit: leisure arithmetic or Astronomy? - ok. Chemla / A. Keller: The Sanskrit karanis and the chinese language mian - S. R. Sarma: Rule of 3 and its diversifications in India - L. Dun: A Homecoming Stranger: Transmission of the strategy of Double fake place and the tale of Hiero's Crown - ok. Plofker: Use and Transmission of Iterative Approximations in India and the Islamic international - J. P. Hogendijk: Anthyphairetic Ratio conception in Medieval Islamic arithmetic - U. Rebstock: An Early hyperlink of the Arabic culture of functional mathematics: The Kitab al -Thadhkira bi-usul al-hisab wa 'l-fara'id wa-'awliha wa-tashihiha - A. Djebbar: los angeles move des mathematiques entre l'Orient et l'Occident musulmans: Interrogations anciennes et components nouveaux - C. Burnett: Indian Numerals within the Mediterranean Basin within the 12th Century, with unique connection with the oEastern Formso - R. Franci: Jealous Husbands Crossing the River: an issue from Alcuin to Tartaglia - T. Levy: De l'arabe a l'hebreu: los angeles structure de los angeles litterature mathematique hebraique (XIIe-XVIe siecle) - B. van Dalen: Islamic and chinese language Astronomy below the Mongols: a Little-Known Case of Transmission - M. Bagheri: a brand new Treatise by means of al-Kashi at the melancholy of the seen Horizon - A. Volkov: at the Origins of the Toan phap dai thanh (Great Compendium of Mathematical tools) - M. Folkerts: Regiomontanus' function within the Transmission of Mathematical difficulties - D. Pingree: Philippe de l. a. Hire's Planetary Theories in Sanskrit.

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