Mathematics for Human Flourishing [electronic resource].Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2020Description: 1 online resource (287 p.)ISBN: 9780300248814; 0300248814Subject(s): Mathematics -- PhilosophyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Mathematics for Human FlourishingDDC classification: 510.1 LOC classification: QA8.4Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; preface; 1 flourishing; 2 exploration; 3 meaning; 4 play; 5 beauty; 6 permanence; 7 truth; 8 struggle; 9 power; Contents; 10 justice; 11 freedom; 12 community; 13 love; epilogue; acknowledgments; desires & vir tues; for reflection: questions for further discussion; hints & solutions to puzzles; notes; index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Author notes provided by SyndeticsSuFrancis:
Francis Su is the Benediktsson+'Karwa Professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College and the past president of the Mathematical Association of America. In 2013, he received the Haimo Award, a nationwide teaching prize for college math faculty, and in 2018 he won the Halmos-Ford writing award for the highly-acclaimed speech on which this book is based. His work has been featured in Quanta Magazine , Wired, and the New York Times .