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ERIC Number: EJ487131
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0228-0671
Reification as the Birth of Metaphor.
Sfard, Anna
For the Learning of Mathematics, v14 n1 p44-55 Feb 1994
Discusses, through quotes about mathematical understanding from mathematicians, the experience of understanding, a nonobjectivist theory of meaning, the origins of mathematical objects, and reification as the birth of metaphor.(Contains 35 references.) (MKR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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