Re: 'Alice' and mathematics: asking for helpful suggestions
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, mkrawczy@r... wrote:
> Hi everybody!paper on
> My name is Michal and I'm a new member of the group. I'm writing a
> usage of mathematicals symbols in literature for children. Judgingfrom the
> content of the book and biography of the author, some wise scholarsshould have
> already written hundreds of pages about numbers, arystotelian logicetc.
> in 'Alice'. Could You help me find some links to such texts? WouldYou like to
> provide me with Your own ideas?It is my firm belief that Lewis Carroll imparted little mathematical
> Michal Krawczyk
symbols in his literature for children.
What mathematics he incorporated into the "Alice" books was for his
own interest, and, as it turns out, for the interest of other adults.
Scholars have written many papers on this, but the number of wise
scholars who have done so is substantially less.