Book review: The Changing Shape of Geometry, Chris Pritchard (ed), Cambridge University Press (in association with the MA and the MAA), 2003, ISBN: 0521531624 (pbk)
Jones, Keith (2004) Book review: The Changing Shape of Geometry, Chris Pritchard (ed), Cambridge University Press (in association with the MA and the MAA), 2003, ISBN: 0521531624 (pbk). Mathematics in School, 33, (4), 35-36.
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This is a review of a book that sets itself the goal of celebrating “the best of geometry in all its simplicity, economy and elegance". It does this by collecting together more than 50 articles published in the Mathematical Gazette and Mathematics in School over the past 100 years. With contributors including a Nobel Laureate and a Pulitzer Prize winner all sharing their love of geometry, this book impresses from a first look and never fails to amaze, entertain, educate and inform.
|Additional Information:||The Changing Shape of Geometry Edited by Chris Pritchard Published by Cambridge University Press (in association with the MA and the MAA), 2003 ISBN: 0521531624 (paperback)|
|Keywords:||pedagogy, curriculum, teaching, learning, intuition, geometry, intuitive, drawing, measurement, imagining, manipulating, figures, mathematics, geometric, geometrical, deductive reasoning, proof, school, national curriculum, ICT, dynamic geometry, DGS, DGE, ISBN, 0521531624|
|Subjects:||L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2361 Curriculum
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
L Education > L Education (General)
|Divisions:||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Education > Professional Practice & Pedagogy
|Date Deposited:||04 Jan 2006|
|Last Modified:||27 Mar 2014 18:08|
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