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Spatial understanding

Postby Joseph Malkevitch » Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:25 pm

Dear Colleagues,

Though I call myself a geometer I have never been that good at visualizing things in 3-dimensional space, which is why I prefer planar 3-connected graphs as a way of "visualizing" convex polyhedra rather than hidden line drawings. Here is an article which raises this issue in a gender context but I think the issue is more general: ... -course-rp


Joseph Malkevitch
Department of Mathematics
York College (CUNY)
Jamaica, New York 11451


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