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#### Cakes, Custard and Category Theory

Profile Books 2015; US$ 17.31Most people imagine maths is something like a slow cooker: very useful, but pretty limited in what it can do. Maths, though, isn't just a tool for solving a specific problem - and it's definitely not something to be afraid of. Whether you're a maths glutton or have forgotten how long division works (or never really knew in the first place), the chances... more...

#### Common Core Sense

Stenhouse Publishers 2015; US$ 17.99The Standards for Mathematical Practice provide an excellent foundation for encouraging students to think, reason, and persevere like mathematicians. Many elementary school teachers, however, face a challenge unpacking these practices and figuring out how to implement them in their classrooms. Christine Moynihan wrote Common Core Sense: Tapping the... more...

#### Teaching Mathematics Creatively

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 40.95This new and updated edition of Teaching Mathematics Creatively offers a range of strategies to enable trainee and practising teachers to take an innovative, playful and creative approach to maths teaching. It promotes creativity as a key element of practice and offers ideas to involve your students and develop knowledge, understanding and enjoyment.... more...

#### Mastering Mathematics for Edexcel GCSE: Foundation 2/Higher 1

Hodder Education 2015; US$ 34.54Help students to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding so that they can reason mathematically, communicate mathematical information and apply mathematical techniques in solving problems; with resources developed specifically for the Edexcel GCSE 2015 specification with leading Assessment Consultant Keith Pledger and a team of subject specialists.... more...

#### Handbook of Enumerative Combinatorics

CRC Press 2015; US$ 149.95Presenting the state of the art, the Handbook of Enumerative Combinatorics brings together the work of today?s most prominent researchers. The contributors survey the methods of combinatorial enumeration along with the most frequent applications of these methods. This important new work is edited by Miklós Bóna of the University of Florida where... more...

#### An invitation to general algebra and universal constructions

Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 89.99Rich in examples and intuitive discussions, this book presents General Algebra using the unifying viewpoint of categories and functors. Starting with a survey, in non-category-theoretic terms, of many familiar and not-so-familiar constructions in algebra (plus two from topology for perspective), the reader is guided to an understanding and appreciation... more...

#### Systems Dependability Assessment

Wiley 2015; US$ 75.00Presents recent developments of probabilistic assessment of systems dependability based on stochastic models, including graph theory, finite state automaton and language theory, for both dynamic and hybrid contexts. more...

#### Culture and Cognitive Development

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 60.00Researchers examining children's mathematics acquisition are now questioning the belief that children learn mathematics principally through formalized, in-school mathematics education. There is increasing evidence that children gain mathematical understanding through their participation in out-of-school cultural practices and that their mathematics... more...

#### The Fascinating World of Graph Theory

Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 29.95The fascinating world of graph theory goes back several centuries and revolves around the study of graphs?mathematical structures showing relations between objects. With applications in biology, computer science, transportation science, and other areas, graph theory encompasses some of the most beautiful formulas in mathematics?and some of its most... more...

#### All Positive Action Starts with Criticism

Springer Netherlands 2015; US$ 179.00This study provides a historical analysis of Freudenthal?s didactic ideas and his didactic career. It is partly biographical, but also contributes to the historiography of mathematics education and addresses closely related questions such as: what is mathematics and where does it start? Which role does mathematics play in society and what influence... more...