21 Nov 2019

Tag: History

501 Math Word Problems
Education & Teaching

501 Math Word Problems 

501 Math Word Problems was designed to provide students with review and practice for the math word problems that are found on many standardized tests, including high school exit exams, the PSAT, SAT, and GRE, and professional and civil service qualifying exams. The book’s 501…

Religion and the American Future
History

Religion and the American Future 

Religion and the American Future is a lively, learned dialogue on the role of religion in American society. The contributors raise their voices in opposition to the tide of cynicism and constraint that often overwhelms religion in public life and argue that tolerance, respect, and…

How to Read Historical Mathematics
Mathematics

How to Read Historical Mathematics 

Writings by early mathematicians feature language and notations that are quite different from what we’re familiar with today. Sourcebooks on the history of mathematics provide some guidance, but what has been lacking is a guide tailored to the needs of readers approaching these writings for…