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Devlin, Keith : Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Dr. Keith Devlin is Executive Director of Stanford University's Center for the Study of Language and Information and a Consulting Professor of Mathematics at Stanford. He has written 23 books, one interactive book on CD-ROM, and over 70 published research articles. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a World Economic Forum Fellow, and a former member of the Mathematical Sciences Education Board of the National Academy of Sciences,.
Dr. Devlin is also one of the world's leading popularizers of mathematics. Known as "The Math Guy" on NPR's Weekend Edition, he is a frequent contributor to other local and national radio and TV shows in the US and Britain, writes a monthly column for the Web journal MAA Online, and regularly writes on mathematics and computers for the British newspaper The Guardian.
STUDENTS START HERE
WHAT IS MATHEMATICS AND WHAT DOES IT DO FOR US?
It's Not Just Numbers
Making the Invisible Visible
This is Where You Come In
The Study of Modern Mathematics
The Language of Mathematics: Part 1
Properties of the Language
The Language of Mathematics: Part 2
Properties of Quantification
Proofs in Mathematics
Operations on Sets
Arbitrary Unions and Intersections
The Historical Development of Set Theory
The Function Concept
Examples of Functions
History of the Modern Function Concept
One-One and onto Functions
Composition and Inverse Functions
Properties of Relations
Relations as Sets of Ordered Pairs
Relations as Graphs
Functions as Relations
An Example: the Reals
Upper Bounds. Completeness
No Answers to the Exercises
List of Symbols
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