The Mathematical Experience

Category: Mathematics
Author: Reuben Hersh, Visit Amazon's Reuben Hersh Pagesearch resultsLearn about Author CentralReuben Hersh
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by btilly   2020-02-17
The Mathematical Experience is not a history of mathematics per se, but there is a lot of history and context in it. Highly recommended. is a link to Amazon.

by firebones   2018-07-31
I'm not who you are asking, but this book hits some of the philosophy of math. It's been a long time since I've dipped into it, but IIRC, it puts mathematical discoveries and exploration into more of a cultural and philosophical context. I could see this being sampled for a good crossover course that would cover humanities requirements for STEM, and STEM requirements for humanities.