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Author Byers, William, 1943- author.
Title Deep thinking [electronic resource]: what mathematics can teach us about the mind / William Byers, Concordia University, Canada.
Published [Hackensack] New Jersey : World Scientific, [2015]
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 Electronic Book  BF408 .B94 2015eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xv, 246 pages)
Content Type text
Format online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface: smart people or smart machines? -- What is deep thinking? -- Conceptual systems -- Deep thinking in mathematics and science -- Deep thinking in the mind and the brain -- Deep thinking and creativity 99 -- Deep learning -- Good teaching -- Undergraduate mathematics -- What the mind can teach us about mathematics -- What mathematics can teach us about the mind.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Creative thinking.
Thought and thinking.
Mathematics -- Philosophy.
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Byers, William,. Deep thinking :. . 9789814618038 9814618039 (DLC) 2014025869
ISBN 9814618047 (electronic bk.)
9789814618045 (electronic bk.)
9789814618038 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9814618039 (pbk. : alk. paper)