Mathematics for the Nonmathematician
In this erudite, entertaining college-level text, Morris Kline, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at New York University, provides the liberal arts student with a detailed treatment of mathematics in a cultural and historical context. The book can also act as a self-study vehicle for bright high school students and layman.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jcrben - LibraryThing
Excellent book. Been rereading it for the past few days and researching more background on the internet this time. Although I can't remember all of it, I'm finding it easier to understand now that I'm ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - yapete - LibraryThing
An engaging discussion of many areas of mathematics for the mathematically interested, but not necessarily initiated reader. Many fun anecdotes, examples and applications. Also a great tool for teaching mathematics. Read full review