# Young Diagrams

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Integer Partition - Young Diagrams
... of an integer partition is its Young diagram, named after the British mathematician Alfred Young ... a partition with dots, as in the Ferrers diagram, the Young diagram uses boxes ... Thus, the Young diagram for the partition 5 + 4 + 1 is while the Ferrers diagram for the same partition is While this seemingly trivial variation doesn't appear worthy of separate mention, Young diagrams turn out to ...
Dominance Order - Generalizations
... Partitions of n can be graphically represented by Young diagrams on n boxes ... Standard Young tableaux are certain ways to fill Young diagrams with numbers, and a partial order on them (sometimes called the dominance order on Young tableaux) can be defined in terms of the dominance order ... For a Young tableau T to dominate another Young tableau S, the shape of T must dominate that of S as a partition, and moreover the same must hold whenever T and S are first truncated to ...

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Professors could silence me then; they had figures, diagrams, maps, books.... I was learning that books and diagrams can be evil things if they deaden the mind of man and make him blind or cynical before subjection of any kind.
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Navajo men and boys have an odd way of showing their friendship. When two young men meet at the trading post, a “Sing”, or a dance they greet each other, inquire about the health of their respective families, then stand silently some ten or fifteen minutes while one feels the other’s arms, shoulders, and chest.
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