id: 02300439
dt: b
an: 1994b.00510
au: Davis, R.B.; Maher, C.A.
ti: Schools, mathematics, and the world of reality. Papers.
so: Allyn \& Bacon, Boston, MA (ISBN 0-205-13445-9). 304 p. (1993).
py: 1993
pu: Allyn \& Bacon, Boston, MA
la: EN
cc: D30
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ab: Articles on the following topics: 1.) Mathematics Education: The Context of
the Crisis by Gerald A. Goldin, 2.) Constructivism and Caring by N.
Noddings, 3.) The Reality of Negative Numbers by R.B. Davis and C.A.
Maher, 4.) Learning Mathematics: Perspectives from Everyday Life by T.
Nunes, 5.) Understanding Mathematics: The Impact of Technology by A.
Ralston, 6.) Learning to Use Children’s Mathematics Thinking: A Case
Study by E. Fennema et al., 7.) Mathematics as Procedural Instructions
and Mathematics as Meaningful Activity: The Reality of Teaching for
Understanding by P. Cobb et al, 8.) Student’s Disagreements during
Small-Group Mathematical Problem Solving by L.C. Wilkinson et al., 9.)
Brian’s Representation and Development of Mathematical Knowledge: The
First Two Years by C.A. Maher et al., 10.) Mathematics and the Reality
of the Student: Bringing the Two Together by A.O. Graeber, 11.)
Assessing Mathematical Thinking and Learning Potential by H.P. Ginsburg
et al.
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