2009

Mathematical Subjects

Children Talk About Their Mathematics Lives

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-0596-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-0597-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Understanding Children as Mathematical Subjects: Theories and Methods

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Of Subjects, Subjectivity, and Subjectification: Subjects Made Visible

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 13-25

      Of Archaeology, and Genealogy: Choosing Sites and Tools

  3. The Art of Being Mathematical: The Primary Years

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 28-28

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      Pages 29-66

      Children at Work

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      Pages 67-91

      Tests and Contests

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      Pages 93-131

      Error and Correction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-171

      The Emergence of Ability

  4. Subjects of Choice: The Secondary Years

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 174-174

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 175-185

      Form and Formula

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      Pages 187-205

      Measures of Success

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      Pages 207-216

      Keeping Up

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      Pages 217-228

      The Shape of Life

  5. Mathematical Futures: Life After School

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 230-230

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 231-245

      Girl Time and Boys’ Clubs: Mathematical Genderfication

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-255

      Background or Foreground? Home, Social Class and Ethnicity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-267

      Contemplating a Child-Friendly Mathematical Education

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 269-286