ERIC Number: ED423136
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Apr
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Anthropological Perspectives for Research in Mathematics Education: Beyond "Cultural Groups."
This paper presents an overview of anthropological approaches to studying mathematics classrooms, programs, and innovations in schools. Focus is placed on teaching and learning and programs and innovations from an anthropological point of view. An explanation of how the education of cultural groups could be included in these perspectives is also included. (Contains 35 references.) (ASK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (San Diego, CA, April, 13-17, 1998).