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ERIC Number: EJ630107
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0020-739X
Mathematics and Life: Lessons from History.
Gellert, Uwe
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v32 n3 p365-74 May-Jun 2001
Analyzes three stories in order to sensitize for possible characteristics of interrelations between mathematics, technology, science, culture, and society. Demonstrates how specific socio-cultural conditions affect the development of mathematics and technology as well as their use. Discusses the use of mathematics and ways in which mathematics, society, technology, culture, and science might be linked. (Contains 15 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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