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Author:Timothy Gowers
Description: Blog by a Cambridge University professor interested in analysis, combinatorics, arithmetic combinatorics, and "general questions about mathematics, and how it is discovered and transmitted -- hence this blog." Posts, which date back to September, 2007 and include categories such as "Demystifying proofs," have included "One way of looking at Cauchy's theorem," "Erdös's discrepancy problem," "How to use Zorn's lemma," "A solution to an exposition problem," "DHJ (density Hales-Jewett) -- the triangle-removal approach," "Elsevier -- my part in its downfall," and "How should mathematics be taught to non-mathematicians?" and "How should logarithms be taught?" and "Help-- I'm stuck in my ivory tower!"

Levels: High School (9-12), College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web-Based Discussions
Math Topics: Analysis, Combinatorics, Analytic Number Theory
Math Ed Topics: Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Teaching Styles/Practices

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