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#### From Text to 'Lived' Resources

Springer 2011; US$ 219.00What kinds of curriculum materials do mathematics teachers select and use, and how? This question is complex, in a period of deep evolutions of teaching resources, with the proficiency of online resources in particular. How do teachers learn from these materials, and in which ways do they 'tailor' them for their use and pupil learning? Teachers... more...

#### Perspectives in Mathematical Sciences

World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 172.00Mathematical sciences have been playing an increasingly important role in modern society. They are in high demand for investigating complex problems in physical science, environmental and geophysical sciences, materials science, life science and chemical sciences. This is a review volume on some timely and interesting topics in applied mathematical... more...

#### Equity in Discourse for Mathematics Education

Springer 2011; US$ 159.00This book covers the discourse and equity in mathematics education research. Given the inherent connection between discourse and equity, this book focuses on two approaches to the connection. Contributors consider the ways in which the social, mathematical, cultural, and political aspects of classroom interactions impact students' opportunities... more...

#### Becoming a Mathematician

Springer 2012; US$ 159.00This book considers the views of participants in the process of becoming a mathematician, that is, the students and the graduates. This book investigates the people who carry out mathematics rather than the topics of mathematics. Learning is about change in a person, the development of an identity and ways of interacting with the world. It investigates... more...

#### A Cultural-Historical Perspective on Mathematics Teaching and Learning

Springer 2011; US$ 49.95#### Real-World Problems for Secondary School Mathematics Students

Springer 2011; US$ 69.95#### Opening the Cage

Springer 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...