Polyhedra: Surfaces or Solids?

  • Arthur L. Loeb


What is a polyhedron? Since I am especially interested in the relationship between concepts and images, I decided to approach the subject from that point of view and try to relate mathematical concepts and images. A polyhedron is an image of many, many different concepts, some of them inconsistent with each other.


Regular Structure Symmetry Element Soccer Ball Conceptual Artist Schlegel Diagram 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arthur L. Loeb
    • 1
  1. 1.BethlehemUSA

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