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Generalisation and Generality

Theme(s): Aspects of Mathematizing


A study of how, historically, authors have indicated their awareness of generality, whether explicitly, through the variety of worked examples, or through structure in the exercises.

Of particular interest is the use of word-problems or story-problems in books on the border between arithmetic and algebra over the centuries
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