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ERIC Number: EJ410929
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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On Mathematics Education and Culture: Critical Afterthoughts.
Chevallard, Yves
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v21 n1 p3-27 Feb 1990
Reviewed is a book, "Mathematics Education and Culture," which was a special issue of this journal in 1988. Questioned are some of the current tenets about the meaning and significance of the concept "culture" for a theory of mathematics education. Calls for an open scientific debate, unfettered by moral and ideological prejudices and fashionable notions. (Author/YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Book/Product Reviews
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Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Language: English
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