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What is a mathematical concept?, edited by Elizabeth de Freitas, Manchester Metropolitan University, Nathalie Sinclair, Simon Fraser University, Alf Coles, University of Bristol
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 Responding to widespread interest within cultural studies and social inquiry, this book addresses the question 'what is a mathematical concept?' using a variety of vanguard theories in the humanities and posthumanities. Tapping historical, philosophical, sociological and psychological perspectives, each chapter explores the question of how mathematics comes to matter. Of interest to scholars across the usual disciplinary divides, this book tracks mathematics as a cultural activity, drawing connections with empirical practice. Unlike other books in this area, it is highly interdisciplinary, devoted to exploring the ontology of mathematics as it plays out in different contexts. This book will appeal to scholars who are interested in particular mathematical habits  creative diagramming, structural mappings, material agency, interdisciplinary coverings  that shed light on both mathematics and other disciplines. Chapters are also relevant to social sciences and humanities scholars, as each offers philosophical insight into mathematics and how we might live mathematically
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
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 Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 11 Aug 2017)
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 9781316471128
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 What is a mathematical concept?
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 What is a mathematical concept?
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 edited by Elizabeth de Freitas, Manchester Metropolitan University, Nathalie Sinclair, Simon Fraser University, Alf Coles, University of Bristol
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 Responding to widespread interest within cultural studies and social inquiry, this book addresses the question 'what is a mathematical concept?' using a variety of vanguard theories in the humanities and posthumanities. Tapping historical, philosophical, sociological and psychological perspectives, each chapter explores the question of how mathematics comes to matter. Of interest to scholars across the usual disciplinary divides, this book tracks mathematics as a cultural activity, drawing connections with empirical practice. Unlike other books in this area, it is highly interdisciplinary, devoted to exploring the ontology of mathematics as it plays out in different contexts. This book will appeal to scholars who are interested in particular mathematical habits  creative diagramming, structural mappings, material agency, interdisciplinary coverings  that shed light on both mathematics and other disciplines. Chapters are also relevant to social sciences and humanities scholars, as each offers philosophical insight into mathematics and how we might live mathematically
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 Dewey number
 510.1
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 QA10.7
 LC item number
 .W43 2017
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 non fiction
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 What is a mathematical concept?, edited by Elizabeth de Freitas, Manchester Metropolitan University, Nathalie Sinclair, Simon Fraser University, Alf Coles, University of Bristol
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 What is a mathematical concept?, edited by Elizabeth de Freitas, Manchester Metropolitan University, Nathalie Sinclair, Simon Fraser University, Alf Coles, University of Bristol
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 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
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 CR9781316471128
 Extent
 1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9781316471128
 Media category
 computer
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 c
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