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#### matematica e cultura 2006

Springer Milan 2006; US$ 6.99La collana Matematica e cultura, attraverso un cammino iniziato dieci anni fa, in modo sempre nuovo, sorprendente e affascinante prova a descrivere influenze e legami esistenti tra il mondo della matematica e quello dell?aeronautica, della medicina, della biologia, ma anche dell?arte, del cinema, del teatro, della letteratura o della storia: "Non... more...

#### Berufs- und Karriere-Planer 2006: Mathematik - Schlüsselqualifikation für Technik, Wirtschaft und IT

Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2007; US$ 19.95Dieses Buch beschreibt die Wichtigkeit der Mathematik als Schlüsselqualifikation. Es zeigt, wie vielfältig und interessant die beruflichen Möglichkeiten für Mathematiker sind, und informiert über Inhalte, Attraktivität und Chancen des Mathematikstudiums. Als Handbuch und Nachschlagewerk richtet es sich an Abiturienten, Studierende, Absolventen, Berufsanfänger,... more...

#### The Arithmetic of Fundamental Groups

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 179.00In the more than 100 years since the fundamental group was first introduced by Henri Poincaré it has evolved to play an important role in different areas of mathematics. Originally conceived as part of algebraic topology, this essential concept and its analogies have found numerous applications in mathematics that are still being investigated today,... more...

#### Secondary Algebra Education: Revisiting Topics and Themes and Exploring the Unknown

SensePublishers 2011; US$ 69.95Nowadays, algebra education is subject to worldwide scrutiny. Different opinions on its goals, approaches and achievements are at the heart of debates among teachers, educators, researchers and decision makers. What should the teaching of algebra in secondary school mathematics look like? Should it focus on procedural skills or on algebraic insight?... more...

#### Real-World Problems for Secondary School Mathematics Students

SensePublishers 2011; US$ 69.95This is a book full of ideas for introducing real world problems into mathematics classrooms and assisting teachers and students to benefit from the experience. Taken as a whole these contributions provide a rich resource for mathematics teachers and their students that is readily available in a single volume. Nowadays there is a universal emphasis... more...

#### The Elements of Creativity and Giftedness in Mathematics

SensePublishers 2011; US$ 39.00The Elements of Creativity and Giftedness in Mathematics edited by Bharath Sriraman and KyeongHwa Lee covers recent advances in mathematics education pertaining to the development of creativity and giftedness. The book is international in scope in the ?sense? that it includes numerous studies on mathematical creativity and giftedness conducted in the... more...

#### Thirty Essays on Geometric Graph Theory

Springer New York 2012; US$ 149.00The field of geometric graph theory is a fairly new discipline. This contributed volume contains twenty-five original survey and research papers on important recent developments in geometric graph theory written by active researchers in this field. more...

#### Algebra, Arithmetic, and Geometry

Birkhäuser Boston 2010; US$ 199.00Algebra, Arithmetic, and Geometry: In Honor of Yu. I. Manin consists of invited expository and research articles on new developments arising from Manin?s outstanding contributions to mathematics. more...

#### Reading for Evidence and Interpreting Visualizations in Mathematics and Science Education

SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95CRYSTAL?Alberta was established to research ways to improve students? understanding and reasoning in science and mathematics. To accomplish this goal, faculty members in Education, Science, and Engineering, as well as school teachers joined forces to produce a resource bank of innovative and tested instructional materials that are transforming teaching... more...

#### Opening the Cage

SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95The picture on the front of this book is an illustration for Totakahini: The tale of the parrot, by Rabindranath Tagore, in which he satirized education as a magnificent golden cage. Opening the cage addresses mathematics education as a complex socio-political phenomenon, exploring the vast terrain that spans critique and politics. Opening the cage... more...