Periodicals>Journal Article:  Anglin, William S. (2010), Mathematics and History, Mathematical Intelligencer, 4, No. 4, 10, Retrieved on 2011-09-06
Folksonomies: mathematics

Memes

06 SEP 2011

 Mathematics as Exploration

Mathematics is not a careful march down a well-cleared highway, but a journey into a strange wilderness, where the explorers often get lost. Rigour should be a signal to the historian that the maps have been made, and the real explorers have gone elsewhere.
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Sounds like an adventure.