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Is Mathematics Required in Real-life Situations?

  • Shlomo Vinner
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Part of the Mathematics in Mind book series (MATHMIN)

Abstract

In this chapter I argue against the common claim that mathematics is required in real-life situations.

References

  1. Dudley, U. (2010). What is mathematics for? Notices of the American Mathematical Society (AMS), 57(5), 608–613.MathSciNetzbMATHGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shlomo Vinner
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  1. 1.The Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael

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