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Ascher Marcia Books

Books di Ascher Marcia

Mathematics Elsewhere

Mathematics Elsewhere

Ascher Marcia 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr collana Princeton Univ Pr (Paperback), 2004

Mathematics Elsewhere is a fascinating and important contribution to a global view of mathematics. Presenting mathematical ideas of peoples from a variety of small-scale and traditional cultures, it humanizes our view of mathematics and expands our conception of what is mathematical.Through engaging examples of how...

€ 52,80
Ethnomathematics

Ethnomathematics

Ascher Marcia 
edizioni Chapman & Hall collana Chapman & Hall (Paperback), 1994

"Ethnomathematics" refers to the study of mathematical ideas of traditional peoples who have generally been excluded from discussions of mathematics. This college-level text discusses mathematical ideas as they are expressed and embedded in cultures including the Inuit, Inca, Maori, and Bushoong. It also looks at the...

€ 88,50