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Major problems of mathematics education

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Address to the Plenary Session of ICME 4 at Berkeley on August 10, 1980.-I am indebted to J. Adda, H. Bauersfeld, A. J. Bishop, F. Goffree, A. Z. Krygowska, A. Treffers for critical remarks they made on the first version of this address even in those cases where I did not follow their advice.

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Freudenthal, H. Major problems of mathematics education. Educ Stud Math 12, 133–150 (1981).

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