Search - List of Books by Andrew Hodges
Andrew Hodges (born in London, 1949) is a mathematician, an author and a pioneer of the gay liberation movement of the 1970s.
For the past decades (since 1972), Hodges has focused his research activities on the twistor theory ... the new approach to the problems of fundamental physics pioneered by the mathematician Roger Penrose.
Hodges is perhaps best known as the author of Alan Turing: The Enigma, the story of the British computer pioneer and codebreaker Alan Turing. The book was chosen by Michael Holroyd as part of a list of 50 'essential' books (that were currently available in print) in The Guardian, 1 June 2002. He is also the author of works that popularize science and mathematics.
He is a Tutorial Fellow in mathematics at Wadham College, Oxford University.
- Alan Turing: The Enigma, Vintage edition 1992, first published by Burnett Books Ltd, 1983. ISBN 0099116413.
- One to Nine: The Inner Life of Numbers, Short Books, London, 2007. ISBN 1904977758.
- With downcast gays: Aspects of homosexual self-oppression, Pink Triangle Press, 1977. ISBN 0920430007.
Total Books: 28