References for Jacob Bernoulli

  1. J E Hofmann, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
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  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.


  3. H Bernhard, The Bernoulli family, in H Wussing and W Arnold, Biographien bedeutender Mathematiker (Berlin, 1983).
  4. J O Fleckenstein, Johann und Jacob Bernoulli (Basel, 1949).
  5. V A Nikiforovskii, The great mathematicians Bernoulli (Russian), History of Science and Technology Nauka' (Moscow, 1984).


  6. H J M Bos, The lemniscate of Bernoulli, in For Dirk Struik (Dordrecht, 1974), 3-14.
  7. T Boswell, The brothers James and John Bernoulli on the parallelism between logic and algebra, Hist. Philos. Logic 11 (2) (1990), 173-184.
  8. M de la Cinta Badillo, Jacobo Bernoulli (Spanish), Gaceta Mat. (1) 5 (1953), 103-105.
  9. P Dietz, Die Ursprünge der Variationsrechnung bei Jakob Bernoulli, Verh. Naturf. Ges. Basel 70 (1959), 81-146.
  10. G Fenaroli, The regularity of case in the 'Pars Quarta' of the 'Ars coniectandi' of Jacob Bernoulli, Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 20 (1-4) (1978), 147-153.
  11. I Hacking, Jacques Bernoulli's 'Art of conjecturing', British J. Philos. Sci. 22 (1971), 209-229.
  12. J E Hofmann, Über Jakob Bernoullis Beiträge zur Infinitesimalmathematik, Enseignement Math. (2) 2 (1956), 61-171.
  13. C S Roero, Jakob Bernoulli, attentive student of the work of Archimedes : marginal notes to the edition of Barrow (Italian), Boll. Storia Sci. Mat. 3 (1) (1983), 77-125.
  14. S M Stigler, The History of Statistics. The Measurement of Uncertainty before 1900 (Cambridge, Mass.-London, 1986), 63-.
  15. E Sylla, Political, moral, and economic decisions and the origins of the mathematical theory of probability : the case of Jacob Bernoulli's 'The art of conjecturing', in Acting under uncertainty : multidisciplinary conceptions (Boston, MA, 1990), 19-44.
  16. A P Yushkevich, The first edition of J Bernoulli's 'Ars conjectandi' (on the 300th anniversary of the law of large numbers (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhn. (4) (1987), 99-105.
  17. A P Yushkevich, Nikolas Bernoulli and the publication of 'Ars conjectandi' by Jacob Bernoulli (Russian), Teor. Veroyatnost. i Primenen. 31 (2) (1986), 333-352.