
Re: Mexican Mathematics
Posted:
Feb 26, 2005 9:40 PM


There are plenty of names. Some of them include: Fray Diego Rodriguez, Juan Ruiz de Alarcon, Enrico Martinez, Bartolache, etc. Alejandro
On Sat, 26 Feb 2005, Thoma Lile wrote:
> I teach mathematics to American Hispanics most of whom are Mexican immigrants. > In an effort to connect excellence in mathematics to my students' culture and > history, I want to integrate Mexican and Latin American mathematics history > with my curriculum. Can anyone on the list provide me names of Mexican or > Latin American mathematicianspreferably from the past few hundred years? My > students are not connecting with Mayans at all, so I am looking for more > recent examples. > Thank you. > Thoma Lile > Fort Worth, TX >
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