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The Number Sense: How the Mind Creates Mathematics

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By: Stanislas Dehaene

274 pages, Figs

Penguin Books

Paperback | Sep 1999 | #89680 | ISBN: 0140261346
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About this book

From sex differences in arithmetic to the pros and cons of electronic calculator use, from the simple calculations managed by rats and chimpanzees to the unique abilities of mathematics geniuses, this fascinating book celebrates our vital yet unappreciated instinct for numbers.


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