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Resources to help you learn about and explore the field of Mathematics

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Rebecca Orozco
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About this Guide

The purpose of this guide is to provide tools for finding resources and services that will assist students with writing research papers within the discipline of mathematics. It will help you find articles by searching databases and the literature, help you locate data, and learn how to cite sources within the mathematical disciplines when writing your research papers.

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What is Mathematics?

What is Mathematics

One definition states: "Mathematics is the collection, or structure, of structures consisting of particular axioms, definitions, theorems, proofs, problems and solutions ... (it) consists of all the institutionalized ways of understanding in mathematics throughout history. 

What is Mathematics? A pedogogical answer to a philosophical question. Guerson Harel.


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