Women in Mathematics: Celebrating the Centennial of the Mathematical Association of America

Title

Women in Mathematics: Celebrating the Centennial of the Mathematical Association of America

Department/School

Mathematics

Summary

This collection of refereed papers celebrates the contributions, achievements, and progress of female mathematicians, mostly in the 20th and 21st centuries. Emerging from the themed paper session “The Contributions of Women to Mathematics: 100 Years and Counting” at MAA's 2015 MathFest, this volume contains a diverse mix of current scholarship and exposition on women and mathematics, including biographies, histories, and cultural discussions. The multiplicity of authors also ensures a wide variety of perspectives.

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ISBN

978-3-319-88303-8

Publication Date

2017

Publisher

Springer International Publishing

Edition

1

Series Title

Association for Women in Mathematics Series, Vol. 10

Place of Publication

New York, New York

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

10.1007/978-3-319-66694-5

Keywords

mathematical history, women in mathematics, mathematical biographies, 20th century mathematicians

Disciplines

History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Mathematics | Physical Sciences and Mathematics

Women in Mathematics: Celebrating the Centennial of the Mathematical Association of America

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