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2 edition of **Thoughts on mathematical education** found in the catalog.

Thoughts on mathematical education

Jagat Narain Kapur

- 259 Want to read
- 32 Currently reading

Published
**1973** by Atma Ram & Sons in Delhi .

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Study and teaching

**Edition Notes**

Includes index

Statement | by J. N. Kapur |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | vii, 136 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 136 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL22785447M |

The general topic of this volume is education on its intellectual side. One main idea runs through the various chapters, and it is illustrated in them from many points of view. It can be stated briefly thus: the students are alive, and the purpose of education is to stimulate and guide their self-development. It follows as a corollary from this premise, that the teachers also should be alive Reviews: 1. Read more about this on Questia. mathematics, deductive study of numbers, geometry, and various abstract constructs, or structures; the latter often "abstract" the features common to several models derived from the empirical, or applied, sciences, although many emerge from purely mathematical or logical considerations. On this site you will find all sorts of things related to Mathematics and its teaching. There will be thoughts and ideas posted on a semi regular basis. There will be resources that I have written and used as a Maths teacher at various times over the last 30 years. The more interesting of these.

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