Teaching Mathematics

  • Abe Shenitzer


Each person has at any given time a private reality, a private realm of the meaningful. To teach someone is to extend this reality, to enlarge it.


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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Abe Shenitzer
    • 1
  1. 1.York UniversityCanada

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