ERIC Number: EJ574340
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Mathematics--A Significant Force in Our Culture.
Ness, Harald M.
Humanistic Mathematics Network Journal, n5 p3-8 May 1990
Discusses the place of mathematics in culture as a vast body of knowledge that is an integral part of culture, not a set of skills to solve mundane problems. Presents information on a course whose aim is to develop mathematically significant relationships and an appreciation of mathematics as part of culture. Presents a 52-item bibliography and provides resources on mathematics and culture. (ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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