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#### Descent in Buildings (AM-190), Volume I

Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 75.00Descent in Buildings begins with the resolution of a major open question about the local structure of Bruhat-Tits buildings. The authors then put their algebraic solution into a geometric context by developing a general fixed point theory for groups acting on buildings of arbitrary type, giving necessary and sufficient conditions for the residues... more...

#### The Magic of Maths

Basic Books 2015; US$ 15.99The Magic of Maths is the maths book you wish you had in school. Using a delightful assortment of examplesfrom ice cream scoops and poker hands to measuring mountains and making magic squaresthis book empowers you to see the beauty, simplicity, and truly magical properties behind those formulas and equations that once left your head spinning. You?ll... more...

#### The Magic of Math

Basic Books 2015; US$ 26.99The Magic of Math is the math book you wish you had in school. Using a delightful assortment of examplesfrom ice cream scoops and poker hands to measuring mountains and making magic squaresthis book empowers you to see the beauty, simplicity, and truly magical properties behind those formulas and equations that once left your head spinning. You?ll... more...

#### Algebra II For Dummies

Wiley 2015; US$ 19.99 US$ 15.99Your complete guide to acing Algebra II Do quadratic equations make you queasy? Does the mere thought of logarithms make you feel lethargic? You're not alone! Algebra can induce anxiety in the best of us, especially for the masses that have never counted math as their forte. But here's the good news: you no longer have to suffer through statistics,... more...

#### The Elephant in the Classroom

Souvenir Press 2015; US$ 15.99Why do millions struggle with mathematics and what can be done to change that for the next generation? Jo Boaler outlines what has gone wrong in mathematics education, identifying the problems facing children in classrooms today. How can children be prepared for the mathematics they will need in the future? They need to be taught to be quantitatively... more...

#### Mathematics for Common Entrance Three (Extension) Answers

Hodder Education Group 2015; US$ 23.98This book contains answers to all exercises featured in the accompanying textbook Mathematics for Common Entrance Three (Extension) , which provides essential preparation for Level 3 of the ISEB 13+ Mathematics exam, as well as for CASE and other scholarship exams. - Clean, clear layout for easy marking. - Includes examples of high-scoring answers... more...

#### Handbook of International Research in Mathematics Education

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 119.95This third edition of the Handbook of International Research in Mathematics Education provides a comprehensive overview of the most recent theoretical and practical developments in the field of mathematics education. Authored by an array of internationally recognized scholars and edited by Lyn English and David Kirshner, this collection brings... more...

#### A Practical Guide to Transforming Primary Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 40.95A Practical Guide to Transforming Primary Mathematics offers inspiration and ideas for all training and practising teachers committed to making mathematics enjoyable, inclusive, engaging and successful.? The companion to Mike Askew?s bestselling book, Transforming Primary Mathematics, this practical guide focuses on showing you how to unlock the... more...

#### Engaging in Mathematics in the Classroom

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 40.95What comes first, class management or student engagement? How can the ?real world? be used to engage learners? What is the role of technology in engaging students? And is ?understanding? or ?exam success? more engaging? In the modern world, success in school mathematics can determine life chances. It is therefore vital to engage children and young... more...

#### Latin Squares and Their Applications

Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 82.95Latin Squares and Their Applications Second edition offers a long-awaited update and reissue of this seminal account of the subject. The revision retains foundational, original material from the frequently-cited 1974 volume but is completely updated throughout. As with the earlier version, the author hopes to take the reader ?from the beginnings... more...