New Books in Mathematics


Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
Andrew C. A. Elliott, “Is That a Big Number?” (Oxford UP, 2018) 00:51:30 2018-11-09 12:00
Al Posamentier and Christian Speitzer, “The Mathematics of Everyday Life” (Prometheus Books, 2018) 00:48:35 2018-10-08 12:00
Eli Maor, “Music by the Numbers: From Pythagoras to Schoenberg” (Princeton UP, 2018) 00:54:35 2018-07-18 12:00
Vicky Neale, “Closing the Gap: The Quest to Understand Prime Numbers” (Oxford UP, 2017) 00:49:50 2017-12-12 12:00
Alfred Posamentier et. al., “The Joy of Mathematics: Marvels, Novelties, and Neglected Gems That Are Rarely Taught in Math Class” (Prometheus Books, 2017) 00:55:39 2017-10-16 14:03
Brian Clegg, “Big Data: How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our Lives” (Icon Books, 2017) 00:53:29 2017-09-19 23:02
Brian Clegg, “The Reality Frame: Relativity and Our Place in the Universe” (Icon Books, 2017) 00:50:03 2017-06-29 20:12
Oscar Fernandez, “The Calculus of Happiness” (Princeton UP, 2017) 00:51:57 2017-06-11 14:35
David Danks, “Unifying the Mind: Cognitive Representations as Graphical Models” (MIT Press, 2014) 01:07:03 2017-05-15 12:00
Raffi Grinberg, “The Real Analysis Lifesaver: All the Tools You Need to Understand Proofs” (Princeton UP, 2017) 00:51:49 2017-02-15 12:00
Matthew L. Jones, “Reckoning with Matter: Calculating Machines, Innovation, and Thinking about Thinking from Pascal to Babbage” (U. Chicago Press, 2016) 01:02:36 2017-01-23 23:51
Brian Clegg, “Are Numbers Real? The Uncanny Relationship of Mathematics and the Physical World (St. Martin’s Press, 2016) 00:50:59 2017-01-04 03:18
Ian Stewart, “Calculating the Cosmos: How Mathematics Unveils the Universe” (Basic Books, 2016) 00:54:34 2016-12-29 13:45
Alfred Posamentier and Stephen Krulik, “Effective Techniques to Motivate Mathematics Instruction” (Routledge, 2016) 00:53:25 2016-10-01 12:00
Alfred S. Posamentier and Robert Geretschlager, “The Circle: A Mathematical Exploration Beyond the Line” (Prometheus Books, 2016) 00:53:46 2016-09-11 11:08
Beineke and Rosenhouse, eds., “The Mathematics of Various Entertaining Subjects: Research in Recreational Math” (Princeton UP, 2015) 00:53:16 2016-05-23 13:01
Adam Kucharski, “The Perfect Bet: How Science and Math Are Taking the Luck Out of Gambling” (Basic Books, 2016) 00:50:58 2016-03-31 14:55
James D. Stein, “L.A. Math: Romance, Crime, and Mathematics in the City of Angels” (Princeton UP, 2016) 00:58:16 2016-02-24 18:32
Lynn Gamwell, “Mathematics and Art: A Cultural History” (Princeton UP, 2015) 00:57:18 2016-01-05 16:08
Brian Clegg, “How Many Moons Does the Earth Have? The Ultimate Science Quiz Book” (Icon Books, 2015) 00:52:36 2015-12-07 13:36
Dan Bouk, “How Our Days Became Numbered: Risk and the Rise of the Statistical Individual” (U of Chicago Press, 2015) 00:42:44 2015-11-23 06:00
John Allen Paulos, “A Numerate Life” (Prometheus Books, 2015) 00:52:13 2015-11-12 18:05
Arthur Benjamin, “The Magic of Math” (Basic Book, 2015) 00:55:02 2015-09-30 16:42
Margaret Morrison, “Reconstructing Reality: Models, Mathematics, and Simulations” (Oxford UP, 2015) 2015-07-15 08:00
Christopher J. Phillips, “The New Math: A Political History” (U of Chicago Press, 2015) 2015-03-26 11:58
Colin Adams, “Zombies and Calculus” (Princeton UP, 2014) 00:51:16 2014-10-15 14:27
Jordan Ellenberg, “How Not To Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking” (Penguin Press, 2014) 2014-07-08 15:02
Sue VanHattum, “Playing with Math: Stories from Math Circles, Homeschoolers, and Passionate Teachers” (Natural Math, 2015) 01:01:00 2014-06-26 08:00
Al Cuoco and Joe Rotman, “Learning Modern Algebra: From Early Attempts to Prove Fermat’s Last Theorem” (MAA, 2013) 01:13:57 2014-06-20 13:29
David Reimer, “Count Like an Egyptian: A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics” (Princeton UP, 2014) 01:16:07 2014-06-09 16:17
Peter Gardenfors, “The Geometry of Meaning: Semantics Based on Conceptual Spaces” (MIT Press, 2014) 00:42:48 2014-06-09 14:01
Oscar E. Fernandez, “Everyday Calculus: Discovering the Hidden Math All around Us (Princeton UP, 2014) 00:51:56 2014-04-17 13:23
Michael Strevens, “Tychomancy: Inferring Probability from Causal Structure” (Harvard UP, 2013) 2014-04-15 08:00
Tim Chartier, “Math Bytes: Google Bombs, Chocolate-Covered Pi, and Other Cool Bits in Computing” (Princeton UP, 2014) 2014-04-08 15:32
Chuck Adler, “Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction” (Princeton UP, 2014) 01:34:10 2014-02-14 18:16
Eli Maor and Eugen Jost, “Beautiful Geometry” (Princeton UP, 2014) 2014-02-11 20:55
Edward Frenkel, “Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality” (Basic Books, 2013) 00:55:26 2013-11-08 19:30
Colm Mulcahy, “Mathematical Card Magic: Fifty-Two New Effects” (A K Peters, 2013) 2013-09-26 15:58
Brian Clegg, “Dice World: Science and Life in a Random Universe” (Icon Books, 2013) 00:51:28 2013-06-04 17:55
Leonard Wapner, “Unexpected Expectations: The Curiosities of a Mathematical Crystal Ball” (A.K. Peters, 2012) 2013-05-06 19:29
Lance Fortnow, “The Golden Ticket: P, NP, and the Search for the Impossible” (Princeton UP, 2013)) 2013-04-02 14:04
Leila Schneps and Coralie Colmez, “Math on Trial” (Basic Books, 2013) 00:59:13 2013-03-13 18:52
Catherine Jami, “The Emperor’s New Mathematics: Western Learning and Imperial Authority During the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722)” (Oxford UP, 2012) 01:08:18 2012-10-19 13:27
Roger Hart, “The Chinese Roots of Linear Algebra” (Johns Hopkins UP, 2011) 01:06:15 2012-07-27 22:13