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ERIC Number: EJ552980
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1954
The End of Innocence: A Critique of "Ethnomathematics."
Vithal, Renuka; Skovsmose, Ole
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v34 n2 p131-57 Nov 1997
Focuses on culture examined in the unique context of South Africa. Makes visible both conceptual difficulties in its formulation and also difficulties with respect to its interpretation into educational practice. Also explores a critique of ethnomathematics using the South African situation and conceptual tools of a critical mathematics education. (Author)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa