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ERIC Number: EJ511521
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0014-164X
Educated for What? (The Mathsemantic Monitor).
MacNeal, Edward
ETC: A Review of General Semantics, v51 n2 p153-58 Sum 1994
Discusses the place of math, mathematicians, and math education in society. Argues that the United States needs a better integration of numbers and sense, an active integration of math and semantics ("mathsemantics"), and a new outlook in which people ask and know what the numbers mean. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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