Mathematics & Science » Maths & Statistics
The best books on maths and statistics, as recommended by some of the most eminent academics and public figures in the field. Reading lists on subjects including risk and probabilities, the beauty of maths, quantum theory, and the history of mathematics.
For a general introduction to the field, why not look at our selections on The Beauty and Fun of Mathematics by Dana Mackenzie, or The Beauty of Maths by Marcus du Sautoy? You could then dig deeper into the history of this wonderful discipline, or the best ways to teach it.
If your interest lies more in statistics and modelling, you’ll enjoy our interviews on Statistics and Risk with David Spiegelhalter, Statistics with Andrew Gelman, and Risk Management with Graciela Chichilnisky.