## Graphs and Homomorphisms

*Pavol Hell and Jaroslav Nesetril*

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198528173
- eISBN:
- 9780191713644
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528173.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

Graph theory is now an established discipline but the study of graph homomorphisms has only recently begun to gain wide acceptance and interest. This text is devoted entirely to the subject, bringing ... More

## Combinatorics, Complexity, and Chance: A Tribute to Dominic Welsh

*Geoffrey Grimmett and Colin McDiarmid (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198571278
- eISBN:
- 9780191718885
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198571278.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

Professor Dominic Welsh has made significant contributions to the fields of combinatorics and discrete probability, including matroids, complexity, and percolation. He has taught, influenced, and ... More

## The Mathematics of Various Entertaining Subjects: Research in Games, Graphs, Counting, and Complexity, Volume 2

*Jason Rosenhouse and Jennifer Beineke (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691171920
- eISBN:
- 9781400889136
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691171920.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

The history of mathematics is filled with major breakthroughs resulting from solutions to recreational problems. Problems of interest to gamblers led to the modern theory of probability, for example, ... More

## Combinatorics: Ancient and Modern

*Robin Wilson and John J. Watkins (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- September 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199656592
- eISBN:
- 9780191748059
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656592.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics, History of Mathematics

The history of mathematics is a well-studied and vibrant area of research, with books and scholarly articles published on various aspects of the subject. Yet, the history of combinatorics seems to ... More

## Constructivist Theories of Ethnic Politics

*Kanchan Chandra (ed.)*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199893157
- eISBN:
- 9780199980079
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199893157.001.0001
- Subject:
- Political Science, Comparative Politics

The book is motivated by a disjuncture in social science research on ethnicity, politics and economics: Although theories of the formation of ethnic groups are driven by the constructivist assumption ... More

## Random Tensors

*Răzvan Gheorghe Gurău*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- January 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198787938
- eISBN:
- 9780191829918
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787938.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This book presents a self-contained, ab initio introduction to random tensors. The book is divided into two parts. The first part introduces the general framework and the main results on random ... More

## Introduction

*Kanchan Chandra*

### in Constructivist Theories of Ethnic Politics

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199893157
- eISBN:
- 9780199980079
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199893157.003.0001
- Subject:
- Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter provides a complete sketch of the key concepts and arguments introduced in this book as well as the stakes attached to each. It introduces the conceptual framework for thinking about ... More

## Mathematics in Hebrew in Medieval Europe

*Roi Wagner, Naomi Aradi, Avinoam Baraness, David Garber, Stela Segev, Shai Simonson, Ilana Wartenberg, Menso Folkerts, Barnabas Hughes, Roi Wagner, and J. Lennart Berggren*

*Victor J. Katz (ed.)*

### in Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- January 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691156859
- eISBN:
- 9781400883202
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691156859.003.0003
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This chapter covers mathematics written in Hebrew between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries in Europe. It starts with the practical and scholarly—as well as earlier and later—Hebrew expositions of ... More

## Two Case Studies of Semiosis in Mathematics

*Roi Wagner*

### in Making and Breaking Mathematical Sense: Histories and Philosophies of Mathematical Practice

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- January 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691171715
- eISBN:
- 9781400883783
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691171715.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This chapter presents two case studies that highlight the problems of mathematical semiosis: how mathematical signs obtain and change their senses. The first case study follows the paradigmatic ... More

## Free Groups and Folding

*Matt Clay*

### in Office Hours with a Geometric Group Theorist

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691158662
- eISBN:
- 9781400885398
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691158662.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter studies subgroups of free groups using the combinatorics of graphs and a simple operation called folding. It introduces a topological model for free groups and uses this model to show ... More