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The Joy of Mathematics

Author: Howard Burton; Films Media Group,; Open Agenda Publishing.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Open Agenda Publishing, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, [2013] ©2013 2015.
Series: Ideas roadshow.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this Ideas Roadshow episode, Ian Stewart of Warwick speaks with Howard Burton about captivating tales of networks and trotting horses, easily convincing us that mathematics is much more beautiful and stimulating than many might naively believe.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Named Person: Ian Stewart
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Burton; Films Media Group,; Open Agenda Publishing.
OCLC Number: 1001304906
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by Open Agenda Publishing, 2013.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 14, 2015.
Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, April 17, 2017).
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 6 min., 5 sec.)) : sound, color.
Contents: Ideas Roadshow: The Joy of Mathematics (6:05) --
Introduction: Ideas Roadshow: The Joy of Mathematics (1:35) --
Chapter One: Conversation Stoppers and Mathematical Trauma (7:10) --
Chapter Two: Teaching Mathematics (10:00) --
Chapter Three: False Romanticism (4:35) --
Chapter Four: Symmetry and Animals (11:30) --
Chapter Five: Coloring Networks and Trotting Horses (9:13) --
Chapter Six: How to Get Unstuck and Other Good Advice (5:55) --
Chapter Seven: Gender Imbalance and Portuguese Mysteries (8:17) --
Chapter Eight: Mathematics Everywhere (6:40) --
Credits: Ideas Roadshow: The Joy of Mathematics (1:10).
Series Title: Ideas roadshow.
Responsibility: Open Agenda Publishing.
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In this Ideas Roadshow episode, Ian Stewart of Warwick speaks with Howard Burton about captivating tales of networks and trotting horses, easily convincing us that mathematics is much more beautiful and stimulating than many might naively believe.

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