4: Believe in Numbers? – Numbers Perform

 

by Dr. Miya Yoshida, Arts and Civic Media, Leuphana University

 

Reading: Chap.6 Can There be an Alternative Mathematics? in Knowledge and Social Imaginary by David Bloor (1976)

Extended Reading: Science and African Logic by Helen Verran  (2001), The Anthropology of Numbers by Thomas Crump (1990)