Encyclopedia > Cognitive science of mathematics

  Article Content

Cognitive science of mathematics

"Cognitive science of mathematics" is a term propagated by the book Where Mathematics Comes From; it is the study of mathematical ideas using the techniques of cognitive science.


  • innate math: subitizing
  • naive math
  • conceptual metaphor

See also

This article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by fixing it.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Quadratic formula

... case is (b/a)x, we must have y = b/(2a), so we add the square of b/(2a) to both sides, ...

This page was created in 22.8 ms