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Starting Points for Dealing with the Diversity of Theories

  • Angelika Bikner-AhsbahsEmail author
  • Susanne Prediger
  • Michèle Artigue
  • Ferdinando Arzarello
  • Marianna Bosch
  • Tommy Dreyfus
  • Josep Gascón
  • Stefan Halverscheid
  • Mariam Haspekian
  • Ivy Kidron
  • Agnès Corblin-Lenfant
  • Alexander Meyer
  • Cristina Sabena
  • Ingolf Schäfer
Chapter
Part of the Advances in Mathematics Education book series (AME)

Abstract

This chapter presents the main ideas and constructs of the book and uses the triplet (system of principles, methodologies, set of paradigmatic questions) for describing the theories involved. In Part II (Chaps.  3,  4,  5,  6, and  7), the diversity of five theoretical approaches is presented; these approaches are compared and systematically put into a dialogue throughout the book. In Part III (Chaps.  9,  10,  11, and  12), four case studies of networking practices between these approaches show how this dialogue can take place. Chapter  8 and Part IV (Chaps.  13,  14,  15,  16, and  17) provide methodological discussions and reflections on the presented networking practices.

Keywords

Theories Networking Methodology of networking 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angelika Bikner-Ahsbahs
    • 1
    Email author
  • Susanne Prediger
    • 2
  • Michèle Artigue
    • 3
  • Ferdinando Arzarello
    • 4
  • Marianna Bosch
    • 5
  • Tommy Dreyfus
    • 6
  • Josep Gascón
    • 7
  • Stefan Halverscheid
    • 8
  • Mariam Haspekian
    • 9
  • Ivy Kidron
    • 10
  • Agnès Corblin-Lenfant
    • 11
  • Alexander Meyer
    • 12
  • Cristina Sabena
    • 13
  • Ingolf Schäfer
    • 14
  1. 1.Fachbereich 03 für Mathematik und Informatik, AG Didaktik der MathematikUniversity of BremenBremenGermany
  2. 2.Institute for Development and Research in Mathematics EducationTU Dortmund UniversityDortmundGermany
  3. 3.Laboratoire LDAR & IREMUniversité Paris Diderot – Paris 7, Sorbonne Paris CitéParis Cedex 13France
  4. 4.Dipartimento di MatematicaUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly
  5. 5.IQS School of ManagementUniversitat Ramon LlullBarcelonaSpain
  6. 6.Department of Mathematics Science and Technology Education, Joan and Jaime Constantiner School of EducationTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  7. 7.Departament de Matemàtiques, Facultat de CiènciesUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès), BarcelonaSpain
  8. 8.Mathematics InstituteGeorg-August-UniversityGöttingenGermany
  9. 9.Laboratoire EDA, Faculté des Sciences Humaines et SocialesUniversité Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris CitéParis Cedex 06France
  10. 10.Department of Applied MathematicsJerusalem College of TechnologyJerusalemIsrael
  11. 11.IREM de REIMSUFR Sciences Exactes et NaturellesReims Cedex 2France
  12. 12.TU Dortmund UniversityDortmundGermany
  13. 13.Dipartimento di Filosofia e Scienze dell’educazioneUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly
  14. 14.Fachbereich 3 for Mathematics and Information TechnologyUniversity of BremenBremenGermany

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