Mathematics & mathematics education : searching for common ground

Tommy Dreyfus (Editor), Michael N Fried (Editor)

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This book is the fruit of a symposium  in honor of Ted Eisenberg concerning the growing divide between the mathematics community and the mathematics education community, a divide that is clearly unhealthy for both. The work confronts this disturbing gap by considering the nature of the relationship between mathematics education and mathematics, and by examining areas of commonality as well as disagreement.  It seeks to provide insight into the mutual benefit both stand to gain by building bridges based on the natural bonds between them.  .
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDordrecht
Number of pages402
ISBN (Electronic)9400774729, 9400774737, 9789400774728, 9789400774735
ISBN (Print) 9789400774728, 9400774729
StatePublished - 2014

Publication series

NameAdvances in Mathematics Education
PublisherSpringer Netherlands; Imprint: Springer
ISSN (Electronic)1869-4918


  • Eisenberg, Theodore
  • Mathematics -- Congresses -- Study and teaching -- Congresses -- History -- Congresses
  • מתמטיקה -- היסטוריה -- כנסים

ULI Keywords

  • uli
  • Education
  • Mathematics
  • Children -- Education
  • Education, Primitive
  • Education of children
  • Human resource development
  • Pedagogy
  • Schooling
  • Youth -- Education
  • Math


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