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Author Phillips, Christopher J. (Christopher James), 1982- author.
Title The new math [electronic resource] : a political history / Christopher J. Phillips.
Published Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
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 Electronic Book  QA13 .P49 2015eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (233 pages) : illustrations
Content Type text
Format online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the American subject -- The subject and the state: the origins of the new math -- The textbook subject: mathematicians and the new math -- The subject in itself: arithmetic as knowledge -- The subject in the classroom: the selling of the new math -- The basic subject: new math and its discontents -- Epilogue.
Note Print version record.
Subject Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Political aspects -- United States.
Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Education and state -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Related To Print version: Phillips, Christopher J. The new math :. . Phillips, Christopher J. (Christopher James), 1982- author. New math 9780226184968 (DLC) 2014012587
ISBN 9780226185019 (electronic bk.)
022618501X (electronic bk.)
9780226184968
022618496X