Mordechai Levy-Eichel
Lecturer, Political Science, Yale University

Mordechai Levy-Eichel is a lecturer in political science at Yale University. He is the cohost of the forthcoming podcast AntiEducation, and is writing a book on the origins of the modern American university and the development and consequences of the “research ideal”.

Written by Mordechai Levy-Eichel

The Elements of Mathematics (1959) by Jean-Philippe Charbonnier. The Bourbaki group of mathematicians published under the collective name Nicolas Bourbaki, though Bourbaki himself does not exist. Photo Gamma-Rapho/Getty

Essay/
History of science
Mathematics as thought

Mathematical ideas are some of the most transformative and beautiful in history. So why do they get so little attention?

Mordechai Levy-Eichel