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ERIC Number: EJ273313
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
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Existence Statements and Constructions in Mathematics and Some Consequences to Mathematics Teaching.
Vinner, Shlomo; Tall, David
American Mathematical Monthly, v89 n10 p752-55 Dec 1982
Discussed are the: (1) Notion of Mathematical Objects and the Realist Approach; (2) Psychological Need for Mathematical Realities, A Psychological Point of View; (3) Formalist Approach; (4) Meaning of Mathematical Existence; (5) Relative versus Absolute Existence; (6) Psychological Need for Mathematical Realities and the Offer of Mathematics; and (7) Right Time for Existence Statements and Constructions. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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