Books et al.Mathematics

Distilling Truth from Emotion

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Science  08 Jul 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6039, pp. 160
DOI: 10.1126/science.1208719

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Summary

Seeking to overturn various "myths" about mathematicians, Hersh and John-Steiner offer "a native's guide to the culture of mathematics."