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New Book: Nordic Research in Didactics of Mathematics
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Nov 5, 2013 11:36 AM



************************************* Information provided by Barbro Grevholm. ************************************* Nordic Research in Didactics of Mathematics: Past, Present and future
A new book is available about Nordic studies in mathematics education edited by Barbro Grevholm and four of her former doctoral students in Sweden, Norway and Estonia.
The volume contains a number of chapters about original research studies in the Nordic and Baltic countries. It provides many examples, useful for both teacher educators and student teachers, which can be directly connected to work in the classroom. The chapters are written by experienced teacher educators, researchers and doctoral students. Taken together these chapters give an overview of what is going on in mathematics education research in the Nordic and Baltic countries and its roots, and indicate as well some of the possible future actions and activities.
The book was published at the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the doctoral programme in mathematics education at University of Agder in Norway and the 50th anniversary of Barbro Grevholm's work as mathematics teacher, teacher educator and researcher in Sweden and Norway.
Some of the most wellknown contributors are Anna Sierpinska, Mogens Niss, Gunnar Gjone, Ole Björkqvist, Madis Lepik, Lisen Häggblom and Liv Sissel Grönmo. Other contributors are Mette Andresen, Claire V. Berg, Tone Bulien, Martin Carlsen, Lisser Rye Ejersbo, Ingvald Erfjord, Anne Berit Fuglestad, Simon Goodchild, Barbro Grevholm, Per Sigurd Hundeland, Kristina Juter, Cecilia Kilhamn, Kirsti Kislenko, Bodil Kleve, Lisbeth Lindberg, Birgit Pepin, PerEskil Persson, Mira Randahl, Ragnhild Johanne Rensaa, Sebastian Rezat, AnnSofi RöjLindberg, Frode Rönning and Rudolf Strässer.
ISBN 9788202393489 Cappelen Damm Academic Publisher, see <http://www.cda.no>www.cda.no (and search for Barbro Grevholm)
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