- Zaslavsky, Claudia
- Call number
- Sc MG 231
- Physical description
- .8 linear feet
- Preferred Citation
- Claudia Zaslavsky papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
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Mathematics teacher. Typescripts and research material, including notes, correspondence and annotated printed matter, pertaining to Zaslavsky's book AFRICA COUNTS: NUMBER AND PATTERN IN AFRICAN CULTURE (Boston, Mass.: Prindle, Weber & Schmidt, 1973). Also, printed matter, some annotated, and the reprint of an article by Zaslavsky entitled "Mathematics of the Yoruba People and of their Neighbors in Southern Nigeria," published in THE TWO YEARS COLLEGE MATHEMATICS JOURNAL, 1970, as well as other articles and reviews by Zaslavsky dealing with African mathematics. A subject index at the beginning of the collection lists by authors the various sources used in the writing of AFRICA COUNTS. Included are a bibliography, reference and biographical notes, captions, and illustrations.
Source of acquisitionGift, Zaslavsky, Claudia
Using the collection
LocationSchomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
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