TITLE

Symbols and Suggestions: Communication of Mathematics in Print

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring2001, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that mathematical notation, like any language, is divided into syntax and semantics and often proceeds by relying on tacit understanding of meanings. Mathematical notations in equality and proportion in geometry and algebra; Interrelationships between logic, set theory and language. INSET: Tacit Notation..
ACCESSION #
4776487

 

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