The University of Montana
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Technical report #10/2013

Abstracts of the First Sourcebook on Asian Research in Mathematics Education

Bharath Sriraman
The University of Montana

Jinfa Cai
University of Delaware

Kyeonghwa Lee
Seoul National University

Fan Lianghuo
University of Southampton

Yoshinori Shimuzu
University of Tsukuba

Lim Chap Sam
Universiti Sains Malaysia

K. Subramaniam
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India


In this edited book, extended abstracts cover existing mathematics education research in China, Korea, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia and India. The 76 abstracts cover historical, philosophical and cultural origins of mathematics education in these countries, the role of policy in the implementation of new curricula, advances in assessment, cross national studies, and last but not least basic research and development in mathematical thinking and learning. The book represents the state of the art of advances in mathematics education research in these Asian countries

Keywords: mathematics education; Confucianism; history of mathematics education; history of mathematics reform; China; Korea; Singapore; Japan; Malaysia; India

AMS Subject Classification: 97

Table of contents of Sriraman, B et al (2013) Abstracts of the First Sourcebook on Asian Research in Mathematics Education. Information Age Publishing, Charlotte, NC. Pdf (3253 KB)