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 Title: A Gentle Introduction to the Art of Mathematics
 Author(s) Joseph Fields
 Publisher: CreateSpace (December 18, 2012); eBook (GNU Free Documentation Licensed)
 License(s): GNU Free Documentation License
 Paperback: 466 pages
 eBook: PDF (432 pages)
 Language: English
 ISBN10: 1480220663
 ISBN13: 9781480220669
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Book Description
A Gentle Introduction to the Art of Mathematics (GIAM) is a textbook for a "transitions" course. Transitions courses (also known as "foundations" or "intro to proofs" courses) are typically taken after the Calculus sequence and before upperdivision coursework in the mathematics major.
Their purpose is to acclimatize the student to some of the culture and terminology of mathematics and to begin developing in them a proficiency at reading and writing mathematical proofs.
GIAM has chapters on Logic, Set theory, Relations and Cardinality interspersed with chapters on proofs  direct and indirect arguments, induction, combinatorial reasoning and "magic". Also, there are amusing quotations at the start of every chapter.
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