Combinatorics Through Guided Discovery
by Kenneth P. Bogart
Publisher: Dartmouth College 2004
Number of pages: 202
This book is an introduction to combinatorial mathematics, also known as combinatorics. The book focuses especially but not exclusively on the part of combinatorics that mathematicians refer to as 'counting'. The book consists almost entirely of problems.
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by Peter J. Cameron - Queen Mary, University of London
Contents: Subsets and binomial coefficients; Selections and arrangements; Power series; Recurrence relations; Partitions and permutations; The Principle of Inclusion and Exclusion; Families of sets; Systems of distinct representatives; etc.
by Dainis Zeps - Latvian University
Contents: Permutations; Combinatorial maps; The correspondence between combinatorial maps and graphs on surfaces; Map's mirror reflection and dual map; Multiplication of combinatorial maps; Normalized combinatorial maps; Geometrical interpretation...
by David Guichard - Whitman College
The book covers the classic parts of Combinatorics and graph theory, with some recent progress in the area. Contents: Fundamentals; Inclusion-Exclusion; Generating Functions; Systems of Distinct Representatives; Graph Theory; Polya-Redfield Counting.
by Edward A. Bender, S. Gill Williamson - Dover Publications
This introduction to combinatorics, the interaction between computer science and mathematics, is suitable for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students in engineering, science, and mathematics. Some ability to construct proofs is assumed.