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    Mathematics Education and the Public's Interaction with the Hamilton Story


    Ó Cairbre, Fiacre (2014) Mathematics Education and the Public's Interaction with the Hamilton Story. Irish Mathematical Society Bulletin, 73. pp. 5-19. ISSN 0791-5578

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    Abstract

    The life and works of William Rowan Hamilton have produced a lot of public interest over many years. Consequently, Hamilton's story has contributed greatly to mathematics education in relation to the general public. This paper illustrates the wide diversity of ways that the general public has interacted with the Hamilton story.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: William Rowan Hamilton; Mathematics; Education; Ireland;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematics and Statistics
    Item ID: 5380
    Depositing User: Fiarce O'Cairbre
    Date Deposited: 09 Sep 2014 14:22
    Journal or Publication Title: Irish Mathematical Society Bulletin
    Refereed: Yes
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