Of What Does Mathematical Knowledge Consist?
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Annie and John Selden; Mathematical Association of America  
Answers to epistemological questions such as "Does mathematical knowledge consist of competencies, or in seeing connections between mathematical concepts and results, or between various representations of a single concept?" Sections include Kinds of Mathematical Knowing; A Postmodern View; How Does Symbolism Help One Cope? What Teachers Should Know about Mathematical Knowing; and Mathematical Definitions. From the MAA's Teaching and Learning Research Sampler.  


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