The Resource A mathematician comes of age, Steven G. Krantz, (electronic resource)
A mathematician comes of age, Steven G. Krantz, (electronic resource)
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The item A mathematician comes of age, Steven G. Krantz, (electronic resource) represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of MissouriSt. Louis Libraries.
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 This book treats the maturation process for a mathematics student. It describes and analyzes how a student develops from a neophyte who can manipulate simple arithmetic problems to a sophisticated thinker who can understand abstract concepts, think rigorously, and analyze and manipulate proofs. Most importantly, the mature mathematics student can create proofs and know when the proofs that he/she has created are correct.  from Back Cover
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 Language
 eng
 Contents

 Introductory thoughts
 Math concepts
 Teaching techniques
 Social issues
 Cognitive issues
 What is a mathematician?
 Is mathematical maturity for everyone?
 Isbn
 9781614445111
 Label
 A mathematician comes of age
 Title
 A mathematician comes of age
 Statement of responsibility
 Steven G. Krantz
 Language
 eng
 Summary

 This book treats the maturation process for a mathematics student. It describes and analyzes how a student develops from a neophyte who can manipulate simple arithmetic problems to a sophisticated thinker who can understand abstract concepts, think rigorously, and analyze and manipulate proofs. Most importantly, the mature mathematics student can create proofs and know when the proofs that he/she has created are correct.  from Back Cover
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 Cataloging source
 DLC
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
 1951
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Krantz, Steven G.
 Dewey number
 510.71
 LC call number
 QA11.2
 LC item number
 .K73 2012
 Series statement
 Spectrum series
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Mathematics
 Mathematics
 Summary expansion
 This book is about the concept of mathematical maturity. The goal of a mathematics education is to transform the student into a mathematically mature individual who treats mathematical ideas analytically and can control and manipulate them effectively. At the heart of the endeavour to solidify this loosely defined but widely acknowledged concept is the privileged position of mathematics as a pure science. The book provides background, data and analysis for recognising and nurturing aspects of mathematical maturity, such as the ability to analyse and communicate abstract ideas, criticise and construct proofs, and move from intuitive to rigorous reasoning. It turns the idea of mathematical maturity from a topic for coffeeroom conversation to a topic for analysis and serious consideration. This book will be of interest to anyone, at any level, who wants to be an effective mathematics teacher
 Label
 A mathematician comes of age, Steven G. Krantz, (electronic resource)
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (p. 123127) and index
 Contents
 Introductory thoughts  Math concepts  Teaching techniques  Social issues  Cognitive issues  What is a mathematician?  Is mathematical maturity for everyone?
 Control code
 OCM1bookssj0000667055
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Isbn
 9781614445111
 Isbn Type
 (ebk.)
 Lccn
 2011943144
 Specific material designation
 remote
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 (WaSeSS)bookssj0000667055
 Label
 A mathematician comes of age, Steven G. Krantz, (electronic resource)
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (p. 123127) and index
 Contents
 Introductory thoughts  Math concepts  Teaching techniques  Social issues  Cognitive issues  What is a mathematician?  Is mathematical maturity for everyone?
 Control code
 OCM1bookssj0000667055
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Isbn
 9781614445111
 Isbn Type
 (ebk.)
 Lccn
 2011943144
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (WaSeSS)bookssj0000667055
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