Abstract / Synopsis
The ideas of mathematics can provide metaphors to help people handle traumatic situations, or to better understand life experiences. In this short note, the author describes three ways in which the study of mathematics has given her ways to cope with her own difficult experiences.
Sine, V. G. "The Healing Powers of Mathematics in the Age of #metoo," Journal of Humanistic Mathematics, Volume 10 Issue 1 (January 2020), pages 364-367. DOI: 10.5642/jhummath.202001.17 . Available at: https://scholarship.claremont.edu/jhm/vol10/iss1/17