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Aesthetics for the Working Mathematician

Borwein, Jonathan M. (2006) Aesthetics for the Working Mathematician. In: Mathematics and the aesthetic: Modern approaches to an ancient affinity. CMS-Springer Books, pp. 21-40.

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      Abstract

      Most research mathematicians neither think deeply about nor are terribly concerned about either pedagogy or the philosophy of mathematics. Nonetheless, as I hope to indicate, aesthetic notions have always permeated (pure and applied) mathematics.

      Item Type: Book Section
      Additional Information: pubdom FALSE
      Uncontrolled Keywords: aesthetics,experimental mathematics,constructivism,integer relations,pi
      Subjects: 97-xx Mathematics education > 97Cxx Psychology of and research in mathematics education
      00-xx General > 00Axx General and miscellaneous specific topics
      Faculty: UNSPECIFIED
      Depositing User: Users 1 not found.
      Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2003
      Last Modified: 01 Mar 2015 16:05
      URI: http://docserver.carma.newcastle.edu.au/id/eprint/150

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