FOM: Maybe FOM should be there as well?
Dana_Scott@POP.CS.CMU.EDU
Dana_Scott at POP.CS.CMU.EDU
Mon Sep 21 12:40:14 EDT 1998
SCIENCE: MATHEMATICS - MICROSOFT ENCARTA ENCYCLOPEDIA. I am looking
for an expert who is willing to write a 5,000-word encyclopedia
article on mathematics. The article will need to cover all aspects of
mathematics, including mathematics as a language, the difference
between pure math and applied math, the relationship between science
and mathematics, mathematics as a tool for problem solving, current
research in mathematics, etc. The ideal source would be a professor
or educator who writes well, can provide two writing samples, a list
of publications and a CV. Author must be able to explain mathematics
in simple, clear language, and needs to have written previously on the
subject. Honorarium of $2,000 offered. Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia
is a multi-media encyclopedia aimed at a target audience of 13 year
olds. Need leads by September 30.
>>> Lynn Sorrentino Email: a-lynnso at microsoft.com
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