Raising Public Awareness of Mathematics Paperback / softback
Edited by Ehrhard Behrends, Nuno Crato, Jose Francisco Rodrigues
This collective book aims to encourage and inspire actions directed towards raising public awareness of the importance of mathematical sciences for our contemporary society in a cultural and historical perspective.
Mathematical societies, in Europe and around the world, can find ideas, blueprints and suggestions for activities - including concerted actions with other international organizations - directed towards raising public awareness of science, technology and other fields where mathematics plays a strong role.
The material is divided into four parts:* National experiences * Exhibitions / mathematical museums * Popularization activities * Popularization: why and how?
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 404 pages, 254 Illustrations, color; 38 Illustrations, black and white; XV, 404 p. 292 illus., 254 i
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
- Publication Date: 04/07/2012
- Category: Mathematics
- ISBN: 9783642257094