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The Resource A numerate life : a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours, by John Allen Paulos

A numerate life : a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours, by John Allen Paulos

Label
A numerate life : a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours
Title
A numerate life
Title remainder
a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours
Statement of responsibility
by John Allen Paulos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paulos, John Allen
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.P38
LC item number
P38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paulos, John Allen
  • Mathematicians
  • Paulos, John Allen
  • Mathematicians
  • United States
Label
A numerate life : a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours, by John Allen Paulos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bully teacher, childhood math -- Bias, biography, and why we're all a bit far-out and bizarre -- Ambition versus nihilism -- Life's shifting shapes -- Moving toward the unexpected middle -- Pivots- past to present -- Romance among trans-humans and us cis-humans -- Chances are that chances are -- Lives in the era of numbers and networks -- My stock loss, hypocrisy, and a card trick -- Biographies : verstehen or superficial -- Trips, memories, and becoming jaded
Control code
ocn911004840
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9781633881181
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015023515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)911004840
  • (Sirsi) a1891764
Label
A numerate life : a mathematician explores the vagaries of life, his and probably yours, by John Allen Paulos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bully teacher, childhood math -- Bias, biography, and why we're all a bit far-out and bizarre -- Ambition versus nihilism -- Life's shifting shapes -- Moving toward the unexpected middle -- Pivots- past to present -- Romance among trans-humans and us cis-humans -- Chances are that chances are -- Lives in the era of numbers and networks -- My stock loss, hypocrisy, and a card trick -- Biographies : verstehen or superficial -- Trips, memories, and becoming jaded
Control code
ocn911004840
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9781633881181
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015023515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)911004840
  • (Sirsi) a1891764

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