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div>\n \n The second conference in the AHRC-funded seri es on\n Mathematical Cultures will take pla ce at De Morgan House\n (London) 17-19 Sept ember 2013. This meeting will articulate\n and classify mathematical values. What do mathem aticians mean\n when they use terms such as ~deep~, ~elegant~, ~explanatory~,\n etc.? What is the rational structure of the deliberatio ns\n mathematicians use to reach value judg ments (in PhD\n examinations, book reviews, journal referee reports, etc.)?\n How much variety is there in mathematical values between\n mathematical cultures? What are the virtue s of a good\n mathematician?

\nSpeakers will include:\n Prof Alan Bishop,\ n Prof Paul Ernest,\n Prof Jose Ferr eiros and\n Prof Emily Grosholz\n

\n \n \nFor further details, plea se see the conference website at https://sites.google.com/si te/mathematicalcultures/conference-2 or e-mail \n b.p.larvor at herts.ac.uk\n

\n Speakers wishing to prese nt papers at the second mathematical cultures conf erence should submit an abstract by 1 May 2013.\n

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