Teaching and Learning of Calculus

by David Bressoud, Imène Ghedamsi, Victor Martinez-Luaces, Günter Törner

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Book Description

This survey focuses on the main trends in the field of calculus education. Despite their variety, the findings reveal a cornerstone issue that is strongly linked to the formalism of calculus concepts and to the difficulties it generates in the learning and teaching process. As a complement to the main text, an extended bibliography with some of the most important references on this topic is included. Since the diversity of the research in the field makes it difficult to produce an exhaustive state-of-the-art summary, the authors discuss recent developments that go beyond this survey and put forward new research questions.

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Book Details

Subject
Mathematics
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
44
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319329741
ISBN10
331932974X
ISBN13 Digital
9783319329758
ISBN10 Digital
3319329758
PDF Size
0.7 MB
License
CC BY

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