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The best writing on mathematics 2017, Mircea Pitici, editor

Label
The best writing on mathematics 2017
Title
The best writing on mathematics 2017
Statement of responsibility
Mircea Pitici, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pitici, Mircea
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mathematics
Label
The best writing on mathematics 2017, Mircea Pitici, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Inverse Yogiisms
  • Lloyd N. Trefethen
  • Ramanujan in bronze
  • Gerald L. Alexanderson, with contributions from Leonard F. Klosinski
  • Creating symmetric fractals
  • Larry Riddle
  • Projective geometry in the moon tilt illusion
  • Marc Frantz
  • Girih for domes: analysis of three Iranian domes
  • Mohammadhossein Kasraei, Yahta Nourian, and Mohammadjavad Mahdavinejad
  • Mathematical products
  • Why kids should use their fingers in math class
  • Jo Boaler and Lang Chen
  • Threshold concepts and undergraduate mathematics teaching
  • Sinéad Breen and Ann O'Shea
  • Rising above a cause-and-effect stance in mathematics education research
  • John Mason
  • How to find the logarithm of any number using nothing but a piece of string
  • Viktor Blâsjö
  • Rendering Pacioli's Rhombicuboctahedron
  • Carlo H. Séquin and Raymond Shiau
  • Philip J. Davis
  • Who would have won the Fields Medal 150 years ago?
  • Jeremy Gray
  • Paradoxes, contradictions, and the limits of science
  • Noson S. Yanofsky
  • Stairway to heaven: the abstract method and levels of abstraction in mathematics
  • Jean-Pierre Marquis
  • Are our brains Bayesian?
  • Robert Bain
  • Great expectations: the past, present, and future of prediction
  • Graham Southorn
  • The largest known prime number
  • Evelyn Lamb
  • A unified theory of randomness
  • Kevin Hartnett
  • An "infinitely rich" mathematician turns 100
  • Siobhan Roberts
Control code
ocn983824977
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780691178639
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)983824977
Label
The best writing on mathematics 2017, Mircea Pitici, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Inverse Yogiisms
  • Lloyd N. Trefethen
  • Ramanujan in bronze
  • Gerald L. Alexanderson, with contributions from Leonard F. Klosinski
  • Creating symmetric fractals
  • Larry Riddle
  • Projective geometry in the moon tilt illusion
  • Marc Frantz
  • Girih for domes: analysis of three Iranian domes
  • Mohammadhossein Kasraei, Yahta Nourian, and Mohammadjavad Mahdavinejad
  • Mathematical products
  • Why kids should use their fingers in math class
  • Jo Boaler and Lang Chen
  • Threshold concepts and undergraduate mathematics teaching
  • Sinéad Breen and Ann O'Shea
  • Rising above a cause-and-effect stance in mathematics education research
  • John Mason
  • How to find the logarithm of any number using nothing but a piece of string
  • Viktor Blâsjö
  • Rendering Pacioli's Rhombicuboctahedron
  • Carlo H. Séquin and Raymond Shiau
  • Philip J. Davis
  • Who would have won the Fields Medal 150 years ago?
  • Jeremy Gray
  • Paradoxes, contradictions, and the limits of science
  • Noson S. Yanofsky
  • Stairway to heaven: the abstract method and levels of abstraction in mathematics
  • Jean-Pierre Marquis
  • Are our brains Bayesian?
  • Robert Bain
  • Great expectations: the past, present, and future of prediction
  • Graham Southorn
  • The largest known prime number
  • Evelyn Lamb
  • A unified theory of randomness
  • Kevin Hartnett
  • An "infinitely rich" mathematician turns 100
  • Siobhan Roberts
Control code
ocn983824977
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780691178639
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)983824977

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