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Mits, wits, and logic.

Lillian Rosanoff Lieber

Mits, wits, and logic.

Drawings by Hugh Gray Lieber.

by Lillian Rosanoff Lieber

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Logic, Symbolic and mathematical,
  • Science -- Philosophy

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBC135 L5 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21716603M

      She wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, and Mits, Wits & Logic. Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department of Fine Arts at Long Island University/5(64). Abstract. This essay on the social history of logic instruction considers the programmatic writings of Carnap/Neurath, but especially in the widely read book by Lillian Lieber, Mits, Wits and Logic (), where Mits is the man in the street and Wits the woman in the : Rolf George and Nina Gandhi.

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Mits, Wits and Logic book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Logic, Symbolic and mathematical. Science -- Philosophy. Logi /5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lieber, Lillian R.

(Lillian Rosanoff), Mits, wits and logic. New York, W.W. Norton [] (OCoLC) She wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, and Mits, Wits & Logic.

Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department of Fine Arts at Long Island University. He illustrated many books written by his wife by: and logic. book. Mits, Wits, and Logic. Hardcover – January 1, by Lillian Lieber (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Cited by: 2.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lieber, Lillian R. (Lillian Rosanoff), Mits, wits, and logic. Brooklyn, Galois Institute Press [].

She wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, and Mits, Wits & Logic.

Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department Mits Fine Arts at Long Island University. He illustrated many books written by his wife Lillian. Mits, Wits, and Logic. Lillian Rosanoff Lieber. Norton, - Logic, Symbolic and mathematical - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate. This book can save your brain. Contents. INTRODUCING SAM. HI THE MODERN PAUL REVERE. /5(1). This book appears at first glance to be a sort of adult Munro Leaf don't be fooled The authors have used the same approach and style as in The T. as they tackle the question of logic, with the added character of represent the Man and Woman in the Street vation in the Atomic Age.

MITS, WITS AND LOGIC. GET WEEKLY BOOK. Mits, wits, and logic by Lillian Rosanoff Lieber; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Science, Philosophy, Logic, Symbolic and mathematical, Symbolic and mathematical Logic.

T.C. Mits (the celebrated man in the street) is written for the every-man to illuminate the beauty and art of the math (and sometimes it's practical uses) in our lives that we take for granted.

Math is the common language of our universe and this book strives to present it in such a way that we will finally realize it is so much more than mere /5. Mits, Wits, and Logic, (Revised Edition) Galois Institute of Mathematics and Art, Brooklyn, NY.

Human Values of Modern Mathematics a Book of Essays, Galois Institute of Mathematics and Art, Brooklyn, NY. Lattice Theory: The Atomic Age in Mathematics, Galois Institute of Mathematics and Art, Brooklyn, NY.

Lillian Lieber was the head of the Department of Mathematics at Long Island wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, and Mits, Wits & Logic.

Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department of Fine Arts at Long Island illustrated many books written by his wife Lillian. "T. Mits" is "The Celebrated Man In The Street" (one can't help but comment that today he'd be "Pits" though one should note that his wife, Wits, played a role in a later book, Mits, Wits, and Logic).

His "Education" is really an attempt to argue the power and virtues of mathematical thinking. Since she was writing in the s, we’ll give Dr.

Lieber a break on inclusive language. She did later publish a book called MITS, WITS and Logic, in which the Woman In The Street got equal billing and equal opportunity to marvel at mathematics.) The Education of T.C. MITS: What Modern Mathematics Means to You can only be described as whimsical.

She wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, and Mits, Wits & Logic.

Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department of Fine Arts at Long Island University. He illustrated many books written by his wife : $   Author of Galois and the theory of groups, Infinity, Non-Euclidean geometry, The education of T.

Mits, Mits, wits, and logic, The Einstein theory of relativity. Lillian R. Lieber () was a mathematician and popular author. Many generations of readers have been inspired and influenced by her popular books on mathematics and its philosophical implications.

She often teamed up with her illustrator husband, Hugh Gray Lieber to produce visually compelling works. Carnap/Neurath, but especially the widely read book by Lillian Lieber, Mits, Wits and Logic (), where Mits is the man in the street and Wits the woman in the street.

In the ‘pre-Toulmin’ days it was seriously argued that the intense study of formal logic would create a more rational frame of mind and have many beneficial effects upon.

She wrote a series of lighthearted (and well-respected) math books in the s, including The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, andMits, Wits & Logic. Hugh Gray Lieber was the head of the Department of Fine Arts at Long Island University.

He illustrated many books written by his wife Lillian. Mits, wits, and logic. (Brooklyn, Galois Institute Press, []), by Lillian R. Lieber (page images at HathiTrust) Arithmetica realis, serenissimo et reverendissimo principi Leopoldo ab Etrvria cardinali Medices dicata a Petro Mengolo.

(Bononiae, typis haeredis V. Benatij, ), by Pietro Mengoli (page images at HathiTrust).Comprehensive Book List; Comprehensive Book List. The booklist information is categorised according to Faculties and Schools.

Not all Schools utilise a list of prescribed and recommended books, thus not all University Schools appear on this list. Below you will find spreadsheets of book titles recommended or prescribed as communicated by.The Social Role of Logic in Positivism and Lieber’s Mits, Wits and Logic.

Rolf George & Nina Gandhi - unknown details This essay on the social history of logic instruction considers the programmatic writings of Carnap/Neurath, but especially in the widely read book by Lillian Lieber, Mits, Wits and Logic, where Mits is the man in the street.