Emigration of Mathematicians and Transmission of Mathematics: Historical Lessons and Consequences of the Third Reich
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Period30 Oct - 05 Nov 2011
This conference provided a focused venue to explore the intellectual migration of mathematicians and mathematics spurred by the Nazis and still influential today. The week of talks and discussions (both formal and informal) created a rich opportunity for the cross-fertilization of ideas among almost 50 mathematicians, historians of mathematics, general historians, and curators.