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Mathematics and the World Wide Web. (English) Zbl 1390.01100
Carette, Jacques (ed.) et al., Intelligent computer mathematics. MKM, Calculemus, DML, and systems and projects 2013, held as part of CICM 2013, Bath, UK, July 8–12, 2013. Proceedings. Berlin: Springer (ISBN 978-3-642-39319-8/pbk). Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7961. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, 230-245 (2013).
Summary: Mathematics is an ancient and honorable study. It has been called the queen and the language of science. The world wide web is something brand-new that started only about a quarter of a century ago. But the world wide web is having a considerable effect on the practice of mathematics, is modifying its image and role in society, and can be said to have changed some of its content. This paper explores some of the issues this raises.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 1268.68008].

MSC:
01A80 Sociology (and profession) of mathematics
68M11 Internet topics
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