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enDifficult Problems: German Jewish Mathematicians Before WW II
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Don’t go to this exhibition in a hurry; and don’t go with children; but if you have the slightest interest in mathematics or Jewish history of the twentieth century, then go. Seeing “<a href="http://www.cjh.org/exs/y/cv/exz/141">Transcending Tradition: Jewish Mathematicians in German-Speaking Academic Culture”</a> at the <a href="http://cjh.org/">Center for Jewish History</a> is like reading a short illustrated book mounted on plywood, but your patience will be rewarded. Where does the interest lie for the non-mathematician? In the characters of the people whose histories it tells; and for the glimpses of people at work on fundamental problems.</p>
<p> </p><p><a href="http://www.thejewishweek.com/blogs/well-versed/difficult-problems-german-jewish-mathematicians-ww-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p>http://www.thejewishweek.com/blogs/well-versed/difficult-problems-german-jewish-mathematicians-ww-ii#commentsWell VersedCenter for Jewish HistoryJewish mathematiciansleo baeck instituteMathematicsYeshiva University MuseumWed, 16 Oct 2013 21:17:53 +0000Elizabeth Denlinger35562 at http://www.thejewishweek.com