Eugenia Cheng

X+Y: Mathematician's Manifesto for Rethinking Gender

149,00 kn

Eugenia Cheng

X+Y: Mathematician's Manifesto for Rethinking Gender

149,00 kn

From imaginary numbers to the fourth dimension and beyond, mathematics has always been about imagining impossible things. In x+y, Eugenia Cheng draws on the insights of higher-dimensional mathematics to reveal a transformative new way of talking about the patriarchy, mansplaining and sexism: a way that empowers all of us to make the world a better place. Using precise mathematical reasoning to uncover everything from the sexist assumptions that make society a harder place for women to live to the limitations of science and statistics in helping us understand the link between gender and society, Cheng`s analysis replaces confusion with clarity, brings original thinking to well worn arguments - and provides a radical, illuminating and liberating new way of thinking about the world and women`s place in it.



GODINA IZDANJA
2020
JEZIK IZDANJA
Engleski
NAKLADNIK / PROIZVOĐAČ
FORMAT
144 x 222 mm
BROJ STRANICA
272 stranica
UVEZ
tvrdi uvez
MASA
0.45 kg
BARKOD
9781788160407
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