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ERIC Number: EJ378047
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Mathematics and Society: Ethnomathematics and a Public Educator Curriculum.
Abraham, John; Bibby, Neil
For the Learning of Mathematics, v8 n2 p2-11 Jun 1988
The aim of this article is to provide a conceptual picture of a "Mathematics and Society" curriculum. Examples of such curricula are described, along with discussion of ethnomathematics and self-generated mathematics, the social institution of mathematics, critical thinking and conscientization, and policy issues. (MNS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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