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The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Simon Singh
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: A&C Black

From bestselling author of Fermat's Last Theorem, a must-have for number lovers and Simpsons fans
The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Simon Singh
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-29 - Publisher: A&C Black

You may have watched hundreds of episodes of The Simpsons (and its sister show Futurama) without ever realising that they contain enough maths to form an entire university course. In The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, Simon Singh explains how the brilliant writers, some of the mathematicians, have smuggled in
The Code Book: The Secrets Behind Codebreaking
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Simon Singh
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-14 - Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers

"As gripping as a good thriller." --The Washington Post Unpack the science of secrecy and discover the methods behind cryptography--the encoding and decoding of information--in this clear and easy-to-understand young adult adaptation of the national bestseller that's perfect for this age of WikiLeaks, the Sony hack, and other events that
Thomas Pynchon, Sex, and Gender
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Ali Chetwynd, Joanna Freer, Georgios Maragos
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: University of Georgia Press

Thomas Pynchon's fiction has been considered masculinist, misogynist, phallocentric, and pornographic: its formal experimentation, irony, and ambiguity have been taken both to complicate such judgments and to be parts of the problem. To the present day, deep critical divisions persist as to whether Pynchon's representations of women are sexist, feminist,
Körper Technik Wissen
Language: de
Pages: 510
Authors: Markus Verne, Paola Ivanov, Magnus Treiber
Categories: Anthropology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

Auch in einer Welt der Zirkulation, in der dieselben Dinge und Ideen bis in die letzten Winkel vordringen, gleichen sich die Lebensverhaltnisse nicht notwendig einander an. DEnn an den konkreten Orten, an die sie gelangen, werden diese Dinge und Ideen umgearbeitet und neu erfunden, in kreativen Prozessen, den jeweils bestehenden