In 1954 K Levi-Strauss introduced a new term-"Mathematics of Man" as an area of the ultimate cooperation between algebraic topology and pure anthropology.His first experiments in such sort of mathematics of man were made with great Andre Weil...
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Some so-called "primitive mathematics " by ancient mathematicians is trivial, but not banal. My first attempts to reconstruct well - forgotten Plato's periodic perfect numbers in 1998-1999 were are…Continue
Started by Michael Alexeevich Popov. Last reply by Michael Alexeevich Popov Dec 22, 2010.
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April 2012
Visualizations in social ontologies used new interactive software ( Mathematika 8, Wolfram Corp ) is another way to do math in anthropology, digital social sciences and field work.
Jan 2012
Some fundamental mathematical problems ( for example Riemann conjecture on mysterious distribution of the prime numbers in some unknown space ) have sense even in anthropology. A. Weil , working under Riemann hypothesis, used such findings in his applications for kinship theory ( with Levy-Strauss in 1940s ).
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