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\iteman{ZMATH 2009a.00017}
\itemau{Bressoud, David M.}
\itemti{Is the sky still falling?}
\itemso{Notices Am. Math. Soc. 56, No. 1, 20-25 (2009).}
\itemab
Summary: Over the past decade mathematicians have been increasingly concerned about the number of undergraduate students studying mathematics and the consequences thereof, an important one being a possible decreasing need for mathematics faculties to teach them. The author reviews current data, finding cause for both optimism, in increasing numbers, and pessimism, in declining percentages.
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\itemcc{A45}
\itemut{mathematics students; study choice; empirical investigations; USA}
\itemli{http://www.ams.org/notices/200901/tx090100020p.pdf}
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