Thursday September 24, 2020

Mathematicians’ lives don’t add up

THE MIND OF THE MATHEMATICIAN, By Michael Fitzgerald & Ioan James, Johns Hopkins University Press, €29.60.

8th September, 2007

THE MIND OF THE MATHEMATICIAN, By Michael Fitzgerald & Ioan James, Johns Hopkins University Press, €29.60.

‘What we say about mathematicians is almost equally true of many natural scientists, but every science has its own culture, and that of mathematics is distinctive.”

Michael Fitzgerald and Ioan James use this premise to endorse their mission: investigating mathematicians to ascertain if there is in fact such a thing and, if so, to find out how...

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