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The Resource Rethinking mathematics : teaching social justice by the numbers, edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson

Rethinking mathematics : teaching social justice by the numbers, edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson

Label
Rethinking mathematics : teaching social justice by the numbers
Title
Rethinking mathematics
Title remainder
teaching social justice by the numbers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
510.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA10.7
LC item number
.G8878 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gutstein, Eric
  • Peterson, Bob
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Social justice
  • Social change
  • Economics
Label
Rethinking mathematics : teaching social justice by the numbers, edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On cover: "A Rethinking Schools publicaiton"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Viewing math broadly. Teaching math across the curriculum / Bob Peterson ; Reading the world with math / Marilyn Frankenstein ; Race, retrenchment, and the reform of school mathematics / William F. Tate ; Historical, cultural, and social implications of mathematics / S. E. Anderson -- Pt. 2. Infusing social justice into math classes. "Home buying while brown or black" / Eric Gutstein ; Sweatshop accounting / Larry Steele ; Chicanos have math in their blood / Luis Ortiz-Franco ; Understanding large numbers / Bob Peterson ; "With math, it's like you have more defense" / Erin E. Turner and Beatriz T. Font Strawhun ; Radical equations : a review of the book by Bob Moses and Charles E. Cobb Jr. / David Levine ; The geometry of inequality / Andrew Brantlinger ; Integrals and equity / Megan Staples ; Math, maps, and misrepresentation / Eric Gutstein ; Multicultural math / Claudia Zaslavsky -- Pt. 3. Infusing social justice math into other curricular areas. Ten chairs of inequality / Polly Kellogg ; Write the truth : presidents and slaves / Bob Peterson ; The transnational capital auction / Bill Bigelow -- Pt. 4. Resources for rethinking mathematics. Websites, math curriculum and pedagogy, books with theoretical/academic perspectives, curriculum guides/resources, children's books, sources for maps, and more
Control code
ocm60504664
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 179 p.
Isbn
9780942961546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1499173
Label
Rethinking mathematics : teaching social justice by the numbers, edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson
Publication
Note
On cover: "A Rethinking Schools publicaiton"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Viewing math broadly. Teaching math across the curriculum / Bob Peterson ; Reading the world with math / Marilyn Frankenstein ; Race, retrenchment, and the reform of school mathematics / William F. Tate ; Historical, cultural, and social implications of mathematics / S. E. Anderson -- Pt. 2. Infusing social justice into math classes. "Home buying while brown or black" / Eric Gutstein ; Sweatshop accounting / Larry Steele ; Chicanos have math in their blood / Luis Ortiz-Franco ; Understanding large numbers / Bob Peterson ; "With math, it's like you have more defense" / Erin E. Turner and Beatriz T. Font Strawhun ; Radical equations : a review of the book by Bob Moses and Charles E. Cobb Jr. / David Levine ; The geometry of inequality / Andrew Brantlinger ; Integrals and equity / Megan Staples ; Math, maps, and misrepresentation / Eric Gutstein ; Multicultural math / Claudia Zaslavsky -- Pt. 3. Infusing social justice math into other curricular areas. Ten chairs of inequality / Polly Kellogg ; Write the truth : presidents and slaves / Bob Peterson ; The transnational capital auction / Bill Bigelow -- Pt. 4. Resources for rethinking mathematics. Websites, math curriculum and pedagogy, books with theoretical/academic perspectives, curriculum guides/resources, children's books, sources for maps, and more
Control code
ocm60504664
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 179 p.
Isbn
9780942961546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1499173

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