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Published: 09 June 2011

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780199753871

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Recommended as one of the five must-read books on educating your child by Peg Tyre on The Browser

The Number Sense

How the Mind Creates Mathematics, Revised and Updated Edition

Updated Edition

Stanislas Dehaene

  • A brilliant exploration of how the brain performs mathematical calculations
  • Traces the history of numbers from ancient to modern times
  • Offers an intriguing tour of how the structure of the brain shapes our mathematical abilities

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