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Mathematics tomorrow / edited by Lynn Arthur Steen.

New York : Springer-Verlag, [1981] .
ISBN 9783540905646, 0387905642, 9780387905648, 3540905642

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Other Authors Steen, Lynn Arthur, 1941-
Subjects Begriffsbildung.
Description vi, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents What is mathematics: Applied mathematics is bad mathematics / Paul R. Halmos ; Solving equations is not solving problems / Jerome Spanier ; The unexpected art of mathematics / Jerry P. King ; Redefining the mathematics major / Alan Tucker ; Purity in applications / Tim Poston ; Growth and new intuitions : can we meet the challenge? / William F. Lucas -- Teaching and learning mathematics: Avoiding math avoidance / Peter J. Hilton ; Learning mathematics / Anneli Lax and Giuliana Groat ; Teaching mathematics / Abe Schenitzer ; Read the matsres! / Harold M. Edwards ; Mathematics as propaganda / Neal Koblitz ; Mathematicians love books / Walter Kaufmann-Bühler, Alice Peters, and Klau Peters ; A difficulty in limbo / Donald J. ALbers ; Junor's all grown up now / George M. Miller ; NSF support for mathematics education / E.P. Miles, Jr. -- Issues of equality: The real energy crisis / Eileen L. Poiani ; Women and mathematics / Alice T. Schafer ; Spatial separation in family life : a mathematician's choice / Marian Boykan Pour-El -- Mathematics for tomorrow: Applications of undergraduate mathematics / Ross L. Finney ; The decline of calculus--the rise of discrete mathematics / Anthony Ralston ; Mathematical software : how to sell mathematics / Paul T. Boggs ; Physics and mathematics / Hartley Rogers, Jr. ; Readin', 'ritin', and statistics / Tim Robertson and Robert V. Hogg ; Mathematization in the sciences / Maynard Thompson.
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