The standard treatment of continuity in mathematics textbooks in schools tends to be a bit crooked.

- The continuum is first assumed, but it is not stated what is assumed. 1,418 more words

The standard treatment of continuity in mathematics textbooks in schools tends to be a bit crooked.

- The continuum is first assumed, but it is not stated what is assumed. 1,418 more words

is the title of Rebecca Gowers’s new book, subtitled “A Guide to the Misuse of English”. It is coming out this Thursday, but for those of you who can’t wait, readÂ all about it in… 14 more words