Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Series: Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science
Publication Date: February 17, 2016
Binding: Kobo eBook
This book deals with the development of thinking under different cultural conditions, focusing on the evolution of mathematical thinking in the history of science and education. Starting from Piaget's genetic epistemology, it provides a conceptual framework for describing and explaining the development of cognition by reflective abstractions from systems of actions.