Symmetry pp 35-67 | Cite as

Historical Survey

The appearance of the concept of symmetry; its substantive expansion and applications


The first chapter acquainted us with the concept of symmetry. We saw what significant substantive changes the concept itself has undergone over the millennia. We now survey the study and depiction of the phenomenon over the ages.


Seventeenth Century Translation Symmetry Stone Column Historical Survey Physical Symmetry 
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