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Mathematics for the Nonmathematician

  1. Nov 14, 2012 #1
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    Does anyone have an opinion of this book? Have you studied from it? Does it cover anything even fairly in depth or is it's purpose mainly for a general overview of concepts?
     
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  3. Nov 21, 2012 #2

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    it seems to contain a lot of history, and attempts to give the idea behind a lot of different ideas in mathematics. to a mathematician like me it is rather wordy and tedious.
     
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