ERIC Number: EJ371883
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Mathematics as Information Technologies.
Couch, Carl J.
Journal of Communication, v38 n2 p33-48 Spr 1988
Presents a sociohistorical analysis of the development of a set of basic information technologies, namely, abstract symbols for quantities of space and time, and the formulation of computational strategies. Shows how numbers and geometry can be seen to reflect increases in a society's knowledge and social organization. (ARH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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