Russian Mathematics Education: History and World Significance (Google eBook)
Bruce R. Vogeli, Alexander Karp
World Scientific, 2010 - Education - 400 pages
This anthology, consisting of two volumes, is intended to equip background researchers, practitioners and students of international mathematics education with intimate knowledge of mathematics education in Russia. Volume I, entitled The History and Relevance of Russian Mathematics Education, consists of several chapters written by distinguished authorities like Jeremy Kilpatrick and Bruce Vogeli. It examines the history of mathematics education in Russia and its relevance to mathematics education throughout the world. The second volume, entitled Programs and Practices will examine specific Russian programs in mathematics, their impact and methodological innovations. Although Russian mathematics education is highly respected for its achievements and was once very influential internationally, it has never been explored in depth. This publication does just that.
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Chapter 1 Mathematics Education in Russia before the 1917 Revolution Tatiana Polyakova
Schools between 1917 and the 1950s Alexander Karp
Chapter 3 Toward a History of Mathematics Education Reform in Soviet Schools 1960s1980s Alexander Abramov
Chapter 4 Challenges and Issues in PostSoviet Mathematics Education Mark Bashmakov
A Tradition of Involvement Alexey Sossinsky
Chapter 6 Russian Traditions in Mathematics Education and Russian Mathematical Contests Mark Saul and Dmitri Fomin
Chapter 7 The Relevance of Russian Elementary Mathematics Education Jean Schmittau
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