New on the Must Read List: Proofiness

proofiness
I’m always arguing with my students about the value of mathematics in the real world. However, it is almost as important for any liberal arts student to know how mathematics is commonly misused as to know how to use it. I caught the review of Proofiness in Scientific American and am eager to read it to see if I might be able to use it with one of my classes.

3 comments

  1. You *know* we will buy this for you! From the Tunxis Library geeks…

  2. I ordered this for the library with you in mind and it should be ready for you in the next couple of days, Hendree. Great timing!

  3. You guys are amazing! The book fairy visited me, and I found it in my mailbox yesterday. Thanks TL geeks!

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