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ERIC Number: EJ502150
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0228-0671
Ethnomathematics: A Dialogue.
Ascher, Marcia; D'Ambrosio, Ubiratan
For the Learning of Mathematics, v14 n2 p36-43 Jun 1994
Presents a dialogue about ethnomathematics that includes discussions of: quipus (knotted cords) as a form of language, difficulty in defining mathematics, culturally embedded mathematical ideas, philosophy and mathematics, quantification without giving meaning to numbers, and evolution in mathematical thinking. (MKR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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