ERIC Number: EJ804189
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Publication Date: 2008-Sep
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Centenary Birth Anniversary of E. W. Beth (1908-1964)
Bagni, Giorgio T.
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v69 n1 p73-76 Sep 2008
Evert Willem Beth (1908-1964) was a Dutch logician, mathematician and philosopher, whose work mainly concerned the foundations of mathematics. Beth was among the founders of the Commission Internationale pour l'Etude et l'Amelioration de l'Enseignement des Mathematiques and was a member of the Central Committee of the International Commission on Mathematics Instruction, founded in Rome in 1908. Beth and Piaget made an important contribution to research in cognitive development.
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Cognitive Development, Mathematical Concepts, Philosophy, Profiles, Mathematics Instruction, Researchers
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