Mathematics in Popular Culture
Essays on Appearances in Film, Fiction, Games, Television and Other Media
Mathematics in Popular Culture by Jessica K. Sklar
Book DescriptionMathematics has maintained a surprising presence in popular media for over a century. In recent years, the movies Good Will Hunting, A Beautiful Mind, and Stand and Deliver, the stage plays Breaking the Code and Proof, the novella Flatland and the hugely successful television crime series NUMB3RS all weave mathematics prominently into their storylines.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780786449781
Classification: Popular culture , The arts: general issues
Format: Paperback (254mm x 178mm x 28mm)
Imprint: McFarland & Co Inc
Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
Publish Date: 15-Mar-2012
Country of Publication: United States
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