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Build me—If you can
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Build me—If you can
Sarah Quebec Fuentes
Teaching Children Mathematics
, Vol. 23, No. 7 (March 2017), pp. 398-400
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Two Teacher Educators' Approaches to Developing Preservice Elementary Teachers' Mathematics Assessment Literacy: Intentions, Outcomes, and New Learning
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Two Teacher Educators' Approaches to Developing Preservice Elementary Teachers' Mathematics Assessment Literacy: Intentions, Outcomes, and New Learning
Ji-Eun Lee
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Ji-Won Son
Teaching & Learning Inquiry: The ISSOTL Journal
, Vol. 3, No. 1 (2015), pp. 47-62
OPEN ACCESS
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Using Toulmin's Model to Develop Prospective Secondary Mathematics Teachers' Conceptions of Collective Argumentation
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Using Toulmin's Model to Develop Prospective Secondary Mathematics Teachers' Conceptions of Collective Argumentation
Patty Anne Wagner
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Ryan C. Smith
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AnnaMarie Conner
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Laura M. Singletary
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Richard T. Francisco
Mathematics Teacher Educator
, Vol. 3, No. 1 (September 2014), pp. 8-26
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METAPHYSICS OF THE REAL
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METAPHYSICS OF THE REAL
(pp. 75-89)
From:
The Intellective Space: Thinking beyond Cognition
Laurent Dubreuil
University of Minnesota Press
(2015)
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A Mathematical Approach to Territorial Pattern Formation
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A Mathematical Approach to Territorial Pattern Formation
Jonathan R. Potts
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Mark A. Lewis
The American Mathematical Monthly
, Vol. 121, No. 9 (November 2014), pp. 754-770
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Incomplete descriptions and (reverse) Sobel sequences
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Incomplete descriptions and (reverse) Sobel sequences
Mirja Annalena Holst
Analysis
, Vol. 73, No. 1 (JANUARY 2013), pp. 26-32
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Princeton in 1950
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Princeton in 1950
(pp. 212-214)
From:
Game Theory Through Examples
Erich Prisner
Edition: 1
Mathematical Association of America
(2014)
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Developing Visions of High-Quality Mathematics Instruction
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Developing Visions of High-Quality Mathematics Instruction
Charles Munter
Journal for Research in Mathematics Education
, Vol. 45, No. 5 (November 2014), pp. 584-635
SUPPLEMENTS
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Early Russell: Logic, Philosophy, and The Principles of Mathematics
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Early Russell: Logic, Philosophy, and The Principles of Mathematics
(pp. 263-327)
From:
The Analytic Tradition in Philosophy, Volume 1: The Founding Giants
SCOTT SOAMES
Edition: STU - Student edition
Princeton University Press
(2014)
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An Easy Road to Nominalism
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An Easy Road to Nominalism
Otávio Bueno
Mind
, Vol. 121, No. 484 (October 2012), pp. 967-982
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Against Mathematical Explanation
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Against Mathematical Explanation
Mark Zelcer
Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie
, Vol. 44, No. 1 (July 2013), pp. 173-192
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Towards a local integration of theories: codes and praxeologies in the case of computer-based instruction
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Towards a local integration of theories: codes and praxeologies in the case of computer-based instruction
Uwe Gellert
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Joaquim Barbé
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Lorena Espinoza
Educational Studies in Mathematics
, Vol. 82, No. 2 (February 2013), pp. 303-321
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Idealizations and Contextualism in Physics*
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Idealizations and Contextualism in Physics*
Kevin Davey
Philosophy of Science
, Vol. 78, No. 1 (January 2011), pp. 16-38
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Evidence for the Deterministic or the Indeterministic Description? A Critique of the Literature About Classical Dynamical Systems
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Evidence for the Deterministic or the Indeterministic Description? A Critique of the Literature About Classical Dynamical Systems
Charlotte Werndl
Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie
, Vol. 43, No. 2, Philosophy of Physics (December 2012), pp. 295-312
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The Third Path to Structural Realism
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The Third Path to Structural Realism
Peter M. Ainsworth
HOPOS: The Journal of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science
, Vol. 2, No. 2 (Fall 2012), pp. 307-320
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Identity
Book Chapter
Identity
(pp. 298-354)
From:
Logic: The Laws of Truth
NICHOLAS J. J. SMITH
Princeton University Press
(2012)
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“Reader . . . Behold One Raised by God”: Religious Transformations in Cotton Mather’s Pietas in Patriam: The Life of His Excellency Sir William Phips, Knt.
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“Reader . . . Behold One Raised by God”: Religious Transformations in Cotton Mather’s Pietas in Patriam: The Life of His Excellency Sir William Phips, Knt.
(pp. 231-251)
From:
Religious Transformations in the Early Modern Americas
TERESA A. TOULOUSE
University of Pennsylvania Press
(2014)
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Missing Systems and the Face Value Practice
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Missing Systems and the Face Value Practice
Martin Thomson-Jones
Synthese
, Vol. 172, No. 2 (Jan., 2010), pp. 283-299
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Functions, Limits, and Continuity
Book Chapter
Functions, Limits, and Continuity
(pp. 57-70)
From:
Calculus: An Active Approach with Projects
Stephen Hilbert
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Diane Driscoll Schwartz
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Stan Seltzer
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John Maceli
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Eric Robinson
Edition: 1
Mathematical Association of America
(2010)
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A description and characterization of student activity in an open, online, mathematics help forum
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A description and characterization of student activity in an open, online, mathematics help forum
Carla van de Sande
Educational Studies in Mathematics
, Vol. 77, No. 1 (May 2011), pp. 53-78
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Preface to the Italian Edition of "Frege: Philosophy of Language"
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Preface to the Italian Edition of "Frege: Philosophy of Language"
Michael Dummett
,
K. G.
Teorema: Revista Internacional de Filosofía
, Vol. 32, No. 1, El legado de Dummett/ Dummett's Legacy (2013), pp. 33-35, 37-60
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USE AND ABUSE OF ANALOGY AND METAPHOR IN SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATION
Book Chapter
USE AND ABUSE OF ANALOGY AND METAPHOR IN SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATION
(pp. 69-78)
From:
The Nature of Scientific Explanation
JUDE P. DOUGHERTY
Catholic University of America Press
(2013)
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Double Vision: Two Questions about the Neo-Fregean Program
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Double Vision: Two Questions about the Neo-Fregean Program
John MacFarlane
Synthese
, Vol. 170, No. 3 (Oct., 2009), pp. 443-456
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REENTRANT EMERGENCE
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REENTRANT EMERGENCE
Steven Ravett Brown
American Philosophical Quarterly
, Vol. 46, No. 3 (JULY 2009), pp. 225-238
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GUGLIELMO CARCHEDI ON MARX, CALCULUS, TIME, AND DIALECTICS
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GUGLIELMO CARCHEDI ON MARX, CALCULUS, TIME, AND DIALECTICS
Russell Dale
Science & Society
, Vol. 75, No. 4 (OCTOBER 2011), pp. 555-566
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