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Tales from my library: Raymond Smullyan

2 May

The books of philosopher, mathematician, magician, musician, Raymond Smullyan are priceless. If you are not familiar with his work, his autobiography is good place to start.

 

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I own many books by Smullyan. Including these:

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I have also been working through his book  Set Theory and the Continuum Problem

 

 

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Arthur Benjamin on math education

2 Apr

The amazing Arthur Benjamin makes the argument that statistics, not calculus, should be the goal of mathematics education.

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