A Course in Modern Geometries


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Designed for a junior-senior level course for mathematics majors, including those who plan to teach in secondary school. The first chapter presents several finite geometries in an axiomatic framework, while Chapter 2 continues the synthetic approach in introducing both Euclids and ideas of non-Euclidean geometry. There follows a new introduction to symmetry and hands-on explorations of isometries that precedes an extensive analytic treatment of similarities and affinities. Chapter 4 presents plane projective geometry both ...

A Course in Modern Geometries 2010, Springer-Verlag New York Inc., New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781441931931

Softcover reprint of hardcover 2nd edition 2001


A Course in Modern Geometries 2004, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387989723

2nd 2001


A Course in Modern Geometries 2000, Springer

ISBN-13: 9780387969220

3rd Corr Print edition