Abstract / Synopsis
I define mathematical beauty as cognisability and trace the import of this notion through several episodes from the history of mathematics.
© Viktor Blåsjö
Blåsjö, V. "A Definition of Mathematical Beauty and Its History," Journal of Humanistic Mathematics, Volume 2 Issue 2 (July 2012), pages 93-108. DOI: 10.5642/jhummath.201202.08 . Available at: https://scholarship.claremont.edu/jhm/vol2/iss2/8
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