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How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
by Jordan Ellenberg
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The Freakonomics of mathand#151;a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our hands The math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned. In... (read more)

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An Introduction to Benford's Law
An Introduction to Benford's Law
by Arno Berger
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"This comprehensive book is a gem from an academic research perspective. Researchers in the field need now just look in one place for the mathematical foundations of Benfords law."--Mark J. Nigrini, author of Benfords Law: Applications for Forensic... (read more)

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How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
by Eugenia Cheng
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What is math? How exactly does it work? And what do three siblings trying to share a cake have to do with it? In How to Bake Pi, math professor Eugenia Cheng provides an accessible introduction to the logic and beauty of mathematics, powered... (read more)

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Action-Minimizing Methods in Hamiltonian Dynamics: An Introduction to Aubry-Mather Theory (Mathematical Notes)
Action-Minimizing Methods in Hamiltonian Dynamics: An Introduction to Aubry-Mather Theory (Mathematical Notes)
by Alfonso Sorrentino
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John Mathers seminal works in Hamiltonian dynamics represent some of the most important contributions to our understanding of the complex balance between stable and unstable motions in classical mechanics. His novel approach—known as Aubry... (read more)

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Calculus
Calculus
by Robert Lopez
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Success in your calculus course starts here! James Stewart's CALCULUS texts are world-wide best-sellers for a reason: they are clear, accurate, and filled with relevant, real-world examples. With CALCULUS, Eighth Edition, Stewart conveys not only the... (read more)

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Benford's Law: Theory and Applications
Benford's Law: Theory and Applications
by Steven J. (edt) Miller
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"This important, impressive, and well-crafted book presents the theory and many diverse applications of Benfords law. The contributors cover a rich and fascinating selection of topics that will appeal to people with an interest in mathematics and... (read more)

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The Man Who Counted: A Collection of Mathematical Adventures
The Man Who Counted: A Collection of Mathematical Adventures
by Malba Tahan
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Malba Tahan is the creation of a celebrated Brazilian mathematician looking for a way to bring some of the mysteries and pleasures of mathematics to a wider public. The adventures of Beremiz Samir, The Man Who Counted, take the reader on a journey in... (read more)

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Stochastic Population Processes: Analysis, Approximations, Simulations
Stochastic Population Processes: Analysis, Approximations, Simulations
by Eric Renshaw
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The vast majority of random processes in the real world have no memory - the next step in their development depends purely on their current state. Stochastic realizations are therefore defined purely in terms of successive event-time pairs, and such... (read more)

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Marketing Data Science: Modeling Techniques in Predictive Analytics with R and Python (FT Press Analytics)
Marketing Data Science: Modeling Techniques in Predictive Analytics with R and Python (FT Press Analytics)
by Thomas W. Miller, Jr.
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Now , a leader of Northwestern University's prestigious analytics program presents a fully-integrated treatment of both the business and academic elements of marketing applications in predictive analytics. Writing for both managers and students... (read more)

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A First Course in Network Theory
A First Course in Network Theory
by Ernesto Estrada
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The study of network theory is a highly interdisciplinary field, which has emerged as a major topic of interest in various disciplines ranging from physics and mathematics, to biology and sociology. This book promotes the diverse nature of the study of... (read more)

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Figures for Fun: Stories, Puzzles and Conundrums
Figures for Fun: Stories, Puzzles and Conundrums
by Yakov Perelman
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Give your mind a playful workout with this collection of more than 100 inventive puzzles. Finding the solutions requires only minimal mathematical knowledge and will test your imagination as well as your brainpower. The motley collection ranges from... (read more)

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Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
by Amir Alexander
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Pulsing with drama and excitement, Infinitesimal celebrates the spirit of discovery, innovation, and intellectual achievement—and it will forever change the way you look at a simple line. On August 10, 1632, five men in flowing black robes... (read more)

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Single Digits: In Praise of Small Numbers
Single Digits: In Praise of Small Numbers
by Marc Chamberland
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"A veritable potpourri of mathematical factoids, Single Digits will provide you with conversational ammunition for all manner of nerdy gatherings."--Henry Reich, creator of MinutePhysics and MinuteEarth "Dispensing incisive, brief expositions of... (read more)

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Bayesian Theory and Applications
Bayesian Theory and Applications
by Paul (edt) Damien
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The development of hierarchical models and Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) techniques forms one of the most profound advances in Bayesian analysis since the 1970s and provides the basis for advances in virtually all areas of applied and theoretical... (read more)

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Complex Analysis: A Modern First Course in Function Theory
Complex Analysis: A Modern First Course in Function Theory
by Jerry R. Muir, Jr.
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Coverage of sequences and series are central to the author’s approach, and as such, analyticity is defined using convergence of power series throughout.  The result is that readers view analytic functions fundamentally different than... (read more)

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The Foundations of Mathematics
The Foundations of Mathematics
by Ian Stewart
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The transition from school mathematics to university mathematics is seldom straightforward. Students are faced with a disconnect between the algorithmic and informal attitude to mathematics at school, versus a new emphasis on proof, based on logic, and a... (read more)

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Common Misconceptions in Mathematics: Strategies to Correct Them
Common Misconceptions in Mathematics: Strategies to Correct Them
by Bobby Ojose
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This book should be a handy tool for teachers of mathematics as they develop plans to confront the problem of misconceptions, which are common with students that often have their own notion of certain mathematical concepts, right or not. The onus is on... (read more)

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The Foundations of Mathematics
The Foundations of Mathematics
by Ian Stewart
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The transition from school mathematics to university mathematics is seldom straightforward. Students are faced with a disconnect between the algorithmic and informal attitude to mathematics at school, versus a new emphasis on proof, based on logic, and a... (read more)

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The Proof and the Pudding: What Mathematicians, Cooks, and You Have in Common
The Proof and the Pudding: What Mathematicians, Cooks, and You Have in Common
by Jim Henle
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"If you're a fan of Julia Child or Martin Gardner--who respectively proved that anyone can have fun preparing fancy food and doing real mathematics--you'll enjoy this playful yet passionate romp from Jim Henle. It's stuffed with tasty treats and... (read more)

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Combinatorics: Ancient & Modern
Combinatorics: Ancient & Modern
by Robin Wilson
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Who first presented Pascal's triangle? (It was not Pascal.) Who first presented Hamiltonian graphs? (It was not Hamilton.) Who first presented Steiner triple systems? (It was not Steiner.) The history of mathematics is a well-studied and vibrant area of... (read more)

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