# Mathematician:Morris Kline

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## Mathematician

American physicist, mathematics teacher, historian, and agitator for the teaching of the New Mathematics in schools.

Not to be confused with Felix Klein.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: May 1, 1908
- Died: June 10, 1992

## Publications

- 1937:
*Introduction to Mathematics*(with Irvin W. Kay) - 1951:
*The Theory of Electromagnetic Waves*(as editor) - 1953:
*Mathematics in Western Culture* - 1959:
*Mathematics and the Physical World* - 1962:
*Mathematics: A Cultural Approach* - 1965:
*Electromagnetic Theory and Geometrical Optics*(with Irvin W. Kay) - 1967:
*Calculus, An intuitive and Physical Approach*(second edition: 1967, third edition: 1977) - 1967:
*Mathematics for Liberal Arts* - 1968:
*Mathematics in the Modern World*(as editor) - 1972:
*Mathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times* - 1973:
*Why Johnny Can't Add: The Failure of the New Mathematics* - 1977:
*Why the professor can't teach: Mathematics and the dilemma of university education* - 1980:
*Mathematics: The Loss of Certainty* - 1985:
*Mathematics for the Nonmathematician*(reissue of*Mathematics for Liberal Arts*)