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Conference: Mathematical Cultures Research Network

April 10, 2014 - April 12, 2014

The third Mathematical Cultures Research Network conference will discuss the relations between mathematics and non-mathematical public cultures. Amongst other topics, it will explore the question “why should I study mathematics?”–from perspectives within and outside mathematical cultures.

This third meeting will aim to build on the first conference by identifying the contributions from and audiences in the various mathematical cultures.  It will build on the second conference by drawing on the articulations and explorations of mathematical values there explored.

Confirmed speakers include:

Michael Harris

Tony Mann

Heather Mendick

Madeline Muntersbjorn

Details

Start:
April 10, 2014
End:
April 12, 2014
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Organizer

Mathematical Cultures Research Network
Website:
https://sites.google.com/site/mathematicalcultures

Venue

London Mathematical Society
De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square,
London, WC1B 4HS
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Website:
https://sites.google.com/site/mathematicalcultures