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Unit 2

Combinatorics Counts





Beardsley, Tim "An Express Route to the Genome?" Scientific American, vol. 279, issue 2 (August 1998).

Benjamin, Arthur T. and Jennifer J. Quinn. Proofs that Really Count: The Art of Combinatorial Proof (Dolciani Mathematical Expositions). Washington, D.C.: Mathematical Association of America, 2003.

Berlinghoff, William P. and Kerry E. Grant. A Mathematics Sampler: Topics for the Liberal Arts, 3rd ed. New York: Ardsley House Publishers, Inc., 1992.

Bogart, Kenneth. Combinatorics Through Guided Discovery. (2004).

Bogart, Kenneth. Introductory Combinatorics, 3rd ed. Harcourt Academic Press, 2000.

Bogart, Kenneth, Clifford Stein, and Robert L. Drysdale. Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science (Mathematics Across the Curriculum). Emeryville, CA: Key College Press, 2006.

Devlin, Keith J. The Millennium Problems: The Seven Greatest Unsolved Mathematical Puzzles of Our Time. New York: Basic Books, 2002.

Gross, Benedict and Joe Harris. The Magic of Numbers. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc./ Prentice Hall, 2004.

Hartsfield, Nora and Gerhard Ringel. Pearls in Graph Theory: A Comprehensive Approach. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 1990.

Joseph, George Gheverghese. Crest of the Peacock: The Non-European Roots of Mathematics. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000.

Maor, Eli. Trigonometric Delights. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Morris, S. Brent. Magic Tricks, Card Shuffling, and Dynamic Computer Memories. Washington D.C.: Mathematical Association of America, 1998.

Nahin, Paul J. Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula: Cures Many Mathematical Ills. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006.

Newman, James R. Volume 1 of the World of Mathematics: A Small Library of the Literature of Mathematics from A'h-mose the Scribe to Albert Einstein. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1956.

Rashed, R. The Development of Arabic Mathematics: Between Arithmetic and Algebra, [translated by A.F.W. Armstrong]. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic, 1994.

Reeve, Eric C.R. (editor) Encyclopedia of Genetics. Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 2001.

Tannenbaum, Peter. Excursions in Modern Mathematics, 5th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc., 2004.

Human Genome Program. "Genomics and Its Impact on Science and Society: A 2003 Primer."Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy. http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/publicat/primer2001/index.shtml (accessed 2007).

Venter, J. Craig, et al. "Genomics: Shotgun Sequencing of the Human Genome," Science, vol. 280, Issue 5369 (June 1998). Wallis, W.D. A Beginner's Guide to Graph Theory. New York: Birkhauser Boston, 2000.

Wujastyk, Dominik. "The Combinatorics of Tastes and Humours in Classical Indian Medicine and Mathematics," Journal of Indian Philosophy, vol. 28, nos. 5-6 (December 2000).

Yu Zhang and Michael S. Waterman: "An Eulerian Path Approach to Local Multiple Alignment for DNA Sequences," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, vol. 102, no. 5 (2005).


Hardman, Robert. "A Royal Year" (Part Two: Four Seasons, Section 3: Garter Day). Silver Spring, MD: Acorn Media, 2005 Windsor Castle [videorecording (DVD)]: An RDF Media/HTI co-production for BBC Television; History Television International in association with Oregon Public Broadcasting; produced and directed by Matt Reid, (2 DVDs).

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