The Resource Understanding in mathematics, Anna Sierpinska

Understanding in mathematics, Anna Sierpinska

Label
Understanding in mathematics
Title
Understanding in mathematics
Statement of responsibility
Anna Sierpinska
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
370.15/651
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA11
LC item number
.S5524 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in mathematics education series
Series volume
2
Label
Understanding in mathematics, Anna Sierpinska
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-182) and index
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Contents
  • Ch. 1. Understanding and Meaning. Understanding. Meaning -- Ch. 2. Components and Conditions of an Act of Understanding. What Could Be an Act of Understanding? Components of an Act of Understanding. Psychological Conditions of an Act of Understanding. Social Conditions of an Act of Understanding. What Understanding Is Not -- Ch. 3. Processes of Understanding. The Process of Understanding. Reasonings. Explanation and Understanding. The Role of Example and the Medium in Which It Is Presented for Understanding. Figures of Speech in Understanding. The Role of Activity in Understanding. The Question of Continuity of the Process of Understanding -- Ch. 4. Good Understanding. The Relativity of 'Good Understanding'. Various Approaches to Research on Understanding in Mathematics Education. Models of Understanding. The Historico-empirical Approach to Understanding in Mathematics. 'Good Understanding' in the Historico-empirical Approach: Significant Acts of Understanding
  • The Philosophy of Epistemological Obstacles. Epistemological Obstacles in Mathematics: The Case of the Bolzano Theorem. The Notion of Epistemological Obstacle as a Category of Thought in Mathematics Education: Problems of Definition -- Ch. 5. Developmental and Cultural Constraints of Understanding. The Relationship Between Development and Culture. The Genesis of Understanding and the Developmental Roots of Epistemological Obstacles. The Cultural Roots of Epistemological Obstacles
Control code
000011018051
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 189 p.
Isbn
9780750705714
Lccn
94027248
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • rmr6717169
  • (OCoLC)30700464

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