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#### Exploring Mathematics and Science Teachers? Knowledge

Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95Globally, mathematics and science education faces three crucial challenges: an increasing need for mathematics and science graduates; a declining enrolment of school graduates into university studies in these disciplines; and the varying quality of school teaching in these areas. Alongside these challenges, internationally more and more non-specialists... more...

#### Cylindric-like Algebras and Algebraic Logic

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 106.24Algebraic logic is a subject in the interface between logic, algebra and geometry, it has strong connections with category theory and combinatorics. Tarski?s quest for finding structure in logic leads to cylindric-like algebras as studied in this book, they are among the main players in Tarskian algebraic logic. Cylindric algebra theory can be viewed... more...

#### Teaching Mathematics through Story

Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 41.95How do you make mathematics relevant and exciting to young children? How can mathematics and literacy be combined in a meaningful way? How can stories inspire the teaching and learning of mathematics? This book explores the exciting ways in which story can be used as a flexible resource to facilitate children?s mathematical thinking. It looks at... more...

#### Modern Problems in Insurance Mathematics

Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 90.30This book is a compilation of 21 papers presented at the International Cramér Symposium on Insurance Mathematics (ICSIM) held at Stockholm University in June, 2013. The book comprises selected contributions from several large research communities in modern insurance mathematics and its applications. The main topics represented in the book are modern... more...

#### Duality Theories for Boolean Algebras with Operators

Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 79.67In this new text, Steven Givant?the author of several acclaimed books, including works co-authored with Paul Halmos and Alfred Tarski?develops three theories of duality for Boolean algebras with operators. Givant addresses the two most recognized dualities (one algebraic and the other topological) and introduces a third duality, best understood as... more...

#### Teach Now! Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 31.95Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting new series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step-by-step, helps trainees to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom practitioners. Written by a highly-skilled practitioner, this practical, classroom-focused... more...

#### U Can: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies

Wiley 2015; US$ 29.99 US$ 27.29The fun and friendly guide to really understanding math U Can: Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies is the fun, friendly guide to making sense of math. It walks you through the "how" and "why" to help you master the crucial operations that underpin every math class you'll ever take. With no-nonsense lessons, step-by-step instructions, practical... more...

#### Arithmetic for the Mature Student

Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95Arithmetic for the Mature Student provides information pertinent to the basic operations of arithmetic, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. This book covers a variety of topics, including percentages, fractions, and factors. Organized into five chapters, this book begins with an overview of the instructions on how to use... more...

#### Schulmathematik im Kontext von Migration

Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 24.10Astrid Deseniss untersucht in einer qualitativen Studie Spezifika in mathematikbezogenen Vorstellungen und in der Auseinandersetzung mit Aufgaben bei Schülerinnen und Schülern mit und ohne Migrationshintergrund, um so ein tieferes Verständnis der Rolle sprachlicher und soziokultureller Aspekte im Mathematikunterricht zu erreichen. Sie zeigt, dass insbesondere... more...

#### Imagine Math 3

Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 56.30This volume casts light on new and interesting relationships between mathematics, imagination, and culture, from the connections between modern art and mathematics to mathematical models and their influence on modern and contemporary art. more...