## 2008.36: Metamathematics of Elementary Mathematics

2008.36:
Alexandre Borovik
(2008)
*Metamathematics of Elementary Mathematics.*
In: PhiMSAMP3: Philosophy of Mathematics. Sociological Aspects and Mathematical Practice, 16-18 May 2008, Viena, Austrtia.

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## Abstract

Why is mathematics so difficult? My talk will be devoted to hidden structures and concepts of elementary mathematics which frequently remain unnoticed but seriously influence students' perception of mathematics.

Item Type: | Conference or Workshop Item (Paper) |
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Uncontrolled Keywords: | arithmetic, metamathematics, primary school, structure |

Subjects: | MSC 2000 > 00 General MSC 2000 > 97 Mathematics education |

MIMS number: | 2008.36 |

Deposited By: | Prof Alexandre Borovik |

Deposited On: | 29 March 2008 |

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