Descript 
xvii, 250 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm 

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Note 
Includes bibliographical references 

"Notable writings": pages [228]245 

An anthology of the year's finest writing on mathematics from around the world, featuring promising new voices as well as some of the foremost names in mathematics 

Mathematics for human flourishing / Francis Edward Su  How to play mathematics / Margaret Wertheim  Beauty is not all there is to aesthetics in mathematics / Robert S. D. Thomas  The science of brute force / Marjin J. H. Heule and Oliver Kullimann  Computational thinking in science / Peter J. Denning  Quantum questions inspire new math / Robbert Dijkgraaf  Tangled tangles / Erik D. Demaine, Martin L. Demaine, Adam Hesterberg, Quanquan Liu, Ron Taylor and Ryuhei Uehara  The bizarre world of nontransitive dice: games for two or more players / James Grime  The bingo paradox / Arthur Benjamin, Joseph Kisenwether and Ben Weiss  The sleeping beauty controversy / Peter Winkler  Wigner's "unreasonable effectiveness" in context / Jose Ferreiros  Learning and teaching interdiscplinary modeling / Chris Arney  Six essential questions for problem solving / Nancy Emerson Kress  What does active learnng mean for mathematicians? / Benjamin Braun, Priscilla Bremser, Art M. Duval, Elise Lockwood and Diane White  Written in stone: the world's first trigonometry revealed in an ancient Bablyonian tablet / Daniel Mansfield and N. J. Wildberger  Quadrivium: the structure of mathematics as described in Isidor of Seville's etymologies / Isabel M. Serrano, Lucy H. Odom and BogdanD. Suceava  The world war II origins of mathematics awareness / Michael J. Barany  The writing mathematician / Caroline Yoon 
Subject 
Mathematics  Popular works

Alt Author 
Pitici, Mircea, 1965 editor

