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MATH 4453 Euclid's Elements (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course is a close reading of Euclid's Elements in seminar style, with careful attention to axiomatic reasoning and mathematical constructions that build on one another in a sequence of logical arguments. We will also emphasize clear and creative communication on mathematical ideas, with some attention to the cultural background of the Elements and its place in a modern education.

Instructor(s): Mark Reeder

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 07-Dec-13