4 edition of **Mathematics education within the postmodern** found in the catalog.

Mathematics education within the postmodern

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Published
**2004**
by IAP Information Age Pub. in Greenwich, Conn
.

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Study and teaching.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statement | edited by Margaret Walshaw. |

Series | The international perspectives on mathematics education series, International perspectives on mathematics education |

Contributions | Walshaw, Margaret. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA11.2 .M278 2004, QA11.2 .M278 2004 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 254 p. : |

Number of Pages | 254 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18215363M |

ISBN 10 | 1593111304, 1593111312 |

LC Control Number | 2004008231 |

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