Harriet Pollatsek

Harriet Pollatsek

Harriet Suzanne Katcher Pollatsek is Professor of Mathematics at Mount Holyoke College. She is a researcher in the field of Lie theory and on the application of difference sets to error correcting codes and coding theory. She is also active in developing new methods of teaching mathematics, particularly in developing a new method of teaching calculus called calculus in context. This method embeds calculus concepts in specific questions from various sciences and then goes to the abstract and generalized concepts.

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Calculus in Context: The Five College Calculus Project

Post date: 08 Dec 2016
An introductory calculus text, this book is the product of the Five College Calculus Project, a curriculum development project funded by The National Science Foundation
Publication date: 01 Feb 2008
Document Type: Textbook
 
Calculus in Context: The Five College Calculus Project

Calculus in Context: The Five College Calculus Project

Post date: 08 Dec 2016
An introductory calculus text, this book is the product of the Five College Calculus Project, a curriculum development project funded by The National Science Foundation
Publication date: 01 Feb 2008
Document Type: Textbook


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