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The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States

Florian Cajori

The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching.,
  • Mathematics -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUnited States. Bureau of education. Circular of information -- 1890. no.3, Library of American civilization -- LAC 10582.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination400 p.
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17553505M

    Lucia Grugnetti, Leo Rogers, Jaime Carvalho e Silva, Coralie Daniel, Daniel Coray, Miguel de Guzmán et al. public fear that the United States had fallen behind Russia in its collective knowledge and skills. Congress en acted the National Defense Education Act, and later the National Science Foundation was authorized to support activities to strengthen the teaching of science and mathematics in schools and colleges. “If you are interested in mathematics education, this book provides a wealth of information. From the teaching of mathematics in antiquity to modern pedagogical practices across international borders, the book presents a compendium of the history of mathematics teaching. it is thoroughly referenced the reader is also led to many additional resources. .


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