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Beyond Constructivism: Models and Modeling Perspectives on Mathematics Problem Solving, Learning, and Teaching
Beyond Constructivism: Models and Modeling Perspectives on Mathematics Problem Solving, Learning, and Teaching
This book evolved out of research that began more than 25 years ago, based on a National Science Foundation-supported project investigating the question: what is needed, beyond having a mathematical idea that enables students to use it in everyday problem-solving situations! (Lesh, Landau, & Hamilton, 1983). Large portions...
Use of Representations in Reasoning and Problem Solving: Analysis and Improvement (New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction)
Use of Representations in Reasoning and Problem Solving: Analysis and Improvement (New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction)

Within an increasingly multimedia focused society, the use of external representations in learning, teaching and communication has increased dramatically. Whether in the classroom, university or workplace, there is a growing requirement to use and interpret a large variety of external representational forms and tools for knowledge...

Social Constructivism and the Philosophy of Science
Social Constructivism and the Philosophy of Science

Social constructivists maintain that we invent the properties of the world rather than discover them. Is reality constructed by our own activity? Or, more provocatively, are scientific facts--is everything--constructed? Social Constructivism and the Philosophy of Science is a clear assessment of this critical and...

Science and Social Science
Science and Social Science
Is social science really a science at all, and if so in what sense? This is the first real question that any course on the philosophy of the social sciences must tackle. In this brief introduction, Malcolm Williams gives the students the grounding that will enable them to discuss the issues involved with confidence.

Is social science
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Reconnecting Culture, Technology and Nature
Reconnecting Culture, Technology and Nature

This exciting new book uses case studies of mundane technologies such as the car and TV remote control to question some of the fundamental dichotomies thought which we make sense of the world.

This book uses case studies of mundane technologies such as the walking boot, the car and the TV remote control to question some of the fundamental
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Designing Educational Video and Multimedia for Open and Distance Learning (Open & Flexible Learning)
Designing Educational Video and Multimedia for Open and Distance Learning (Open & Flexible Learning)

In recent years there has been a resurgence in the use of video in teaching and training contexts, due to technological advances that enable good quality moving pictures through CD-Rom, DVD and broadband Internet. This book offers advice and assistance to a growing group of teachers and trainers, technical and support staff in the most effective...

Horror (Routledge Film Guidebooks)
Horror (Routledge Film Guidebooks)
Horror cinema is a hugely successful, but at the same time culturally illicit genre that spans the history of cinema. It continues to flourish with recent cycles of supernatural horror and torture porn that span the full range of horror styles and aesthetics. It is enjoyed by audiences everywhere, but also seen as a malign influence by others....
Violence and Phenomenology (Studies in Philosophy)
Violence and Phenomenology (Studies in Philosophy)

This book pursues the problem of whether violence can be understood to be constitutive of its own sense or meaning, as opposed to being merely instrumental. Dodd draws on the resources of phenomenological philosophy, and takes the form of a series of dialogues between figures both inside and outside of this tradition. The central figures...

The Routledge Guidebook to Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations (The Routledge Guides to the Great Books)
The Routledge Guidebook to Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations (The Routledge Guides to the Great Books)

Wittgenstein is one of the most important and influential twentieth-century philosophers in the western tradition. In his Philosophical Investigations he undertakes a radical critique of analytical philosophy's approach to both the philosophy of language and the philosophy of mind. The Routledge Guidebook to Wittgenstein's...

The Michael Chekhov Handbook: For the Actor
The Michael Chekhov Handbook: For the Actor

'Petit's words go right to the heart of Chekhov's technique ... Anyone looking for a key to understanding more about Michael Chekhov's technique will devour it.' – Jessica Cerullo, Michael Chekhov Association, NYC

The Michael Chekhov technique is today seen as one of the most influential and inspiring...

English Grammar: A University Course
English Grammar: A University Course

This best-selling comprehensive descriptive grammar forms a complete course, ideal for all students studying English Language, whether on a course or for self-study. Broadly based on Hallidayan systemic-functional grammar but also drawing on cognitive linguistics and discourse analysis, English Grammar is accessible, avoiding overly...

On Music (Thinking in Action)
On Music (Thinking in Action)

Opinionated and example-filled, this extremely concise and accessible book provides a survey of some fundamental and longstanding debates about the nature of music. The central arguments and ideas of historical and contemporary philosophers are presented with the goal of making them as accessible as possible to general readers who have no...

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