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Reading, Writing, and Proving: A Closer Look at Mathematics (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

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This book, which is based on Pólya's method of problem solving, aids students in their transition from calculus (or precalculus) to higher-level mathematics. The book begins by providing a great deal of guidance on how to approach definitions, examples, and theorems in mathematics

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This book not only introduces proof techniques and other foundational principles of higher mathematics, but also helps students develop the necessary abilities to read, write and prove using mathematical definitions, examples and theorems.

Synopsis:

Reading, Writing, and Proving is designed to guide mathematics students during their transition from algorithm-based courses

Synopsis:

This book, which is based on Pólya's method of problem solving, aids students in their transition from calculus (or precalculus) to higher-level mathematics. The book begins by providing a great deal of guidance on how to approach definitions, examples, and theorems in mathematics

About the Author

Ueli Daepp is an associate professor of mathematics at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. He was born and educated in Bern, Switzerland and completed his PhD at Michigan State University. His primary field of research is algebraic geometry and commutative algebra. Pamela Gorkin is a professor of mathematics at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. She also received her PhD from Michigan State where she worked under the director of Sheldon Axler. Prof. Gorkin's research focuses on functional analysis and operator theory. Ulrich Daepp and Pamela Gorkin co-authored of the first edition of "Reading, Writing, and Proving" whose first edition published in 2003. To date the first edition (978-0-387-00834-9 ) has sold over 3000 copies.

Table of Contents

-Preface.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781441994783
Author:
Daepp, Ulrich
Publisher:
Springer
Author:
Gorkin, Pamela
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Logic
Subject:
Higher Mathematics
Subject:
Introduction to Proof
Subject:
Mathematical Induction
Subject:
mathematical logic
Subject:
Mathematics Major
Subject:
Polya s Method
Subject:
Problem solving
Subject:
Set Theory
Subject:
undergraduate mathematics
Subject:
Writing Proofs
Subject:
Mathematical Logic and Foundations
Subject:
Analysis
Subject:
Number Theory
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
B
Subject:
mathematics and statistics
Subject:
Logic, symbolic and mathematical
Subject:
Global analysis (Mathematics)
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2nd Edition.
Series:
Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics
Publication Date:
20110629
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
390
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 724 gr

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"Synopsis" by , This book not only introduces proof techniques and other foundational principles of higher mathematics, but also helps students develop the necessary abilities to read, write and prove using mathematical definitions, examples and theorems.
"Synopsis" by , Reading, Writing, and Proving is designed to guide mathematics students during their transition from algorithm-based courses
"Synopsis" by , This book, which is based on Pólya's method of problem solving, aids students in their transition from calculus (or precalculus) to higher-level mathematics. The book begins by providing a great deal of guidance on how to approach definitions, examples, and theorems in mathematics
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