qIn this compendium, contributors consider the role of math in blockbuster films, baseball, crossword puzzles, fantasy role-playing games, and television shows to science fiction tales, award-winning plays and classic works of literature. Revealing the broad range of intersections between mathematics and mainstream culture, this collection demonstrates that even qmass entertainmentq can have a hidden depth. q--Provided by publisher.Essays on Appearances in Film, Fiction, Games, Television and Other Media Jessica K. Sklar, Elizabeth S. Sklar ... When two mathematically-challenged English professors were asked to explore the relationship between literature and math, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Mathematics in Popular Culture|
|Author||:||Jessica K. Sklar, Elizabeth S. Sklar|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2012-02-29|