Negative math

how mathematical rules can be positively bent

By Martinez, Alberto

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ISBN
978-0-69112-309-7
Publisher
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2006.


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Library Journal

Reviewed on January 23, 2006

It's a rare person who describes negative numbers (or any numbers) as "unassuming but fun," and he is likely the same person who would notice that negative numbers "stand as just about the only kind of numbers about which a book has not been written." That man is Martinez, and in this book, he touches on mathematics history and great mathematical squabbles about the "evident meaning" of neg...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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