Karl Menninger (mathematics)

This article is about the mathematician. For the psychiatrist, see Karl Menninger.

Karl Menninger (October 6, 1898 October 2, 1963) was a German teacher of and writer about mathematics. His major work was Zahlwort und Ziffer (1934,; English trans., Number Words and Number Symbols), about non-academic mathematics in much of the world. (The omission of Africa was rectified by Claudia Zaslavsky in her book Africa Counts.)


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