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New course: Street-Fighting Math

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I want to teach a course next year based on two books by Sanjoy Mahajan: Street-Fighting Mathematics and The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering. You can think of the two books as baby versions of Weisskopf’s 1969 classic, Modern Physics from an Elementary Point of View. Another book in the same vein is Knut Schmidt-Nielsen’s How Animals Work,…
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Source: Andrew Gelman