Princeton University Library Catalog

The best writing on mathematics, 2014 / Mircea Pitici, editor.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015, , ©2015]
Description:
1 online resource (xxii, 336 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series:
The Best Writing on Mathematics.
Summary note:
This annual anthology brings together the year's finest mathematics writing from around the world. Featuring promising new voices alongside some of the foremost names in the field, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2014 makes available to a wide audience many articles not easily found anywhere else-and you don't need to be a mathematician to enjoy them. These writings offer surprising insights into the nature, meaning, and practice of mathematics today. They delve into the history, philosophy, teaching, and everyday occurrences of math, and take readers behind the scenes of today's hottest math.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Source of description:
Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed Jan. 14, 2015).
Language(s):
In English.
Subject(s):
Mathematics [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781400865307 (electronic bk.)
  • 1400865301 (electronic bk.)
  • 0691164177
  • 9780691164175
Doi:
  • 10.1515/9781400865307
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