A Mathematician’s Lament

By Paul Lockhart


“One of the best critiques of current mathematics education I have ever seen.”—Keith Devlin, math columnist on NPR’s Morning EditionA brilliant research mathematician who has devoted his career to teaching kids reveals math to be creative and beautiful and rejects standard anxiety-producing teaching methods. Witty and accessible, Paul Lockhart’s co…


Published date: April 1, 2009
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction, Science

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It's all absurd when you think about the beauty of math.