Hans Freudenthal (17 September 1905–13 October 1990)

  title={Hans Freudenthal (17 September 1905–13 October 1990)},
  author={W. T. van Est},
  journal={Educational Studies in Mathematics},
  • W. T. V. Est
  • Published 1 March 1993
  • Mathematics
  • Educational Studies in Mathematics
Recorded are some biographical data about the late professor Freudenthal along with some indications about his mathematical work. In an appendix a tiny part of his mathematical work which can be explained in a fairly direct manner is discussed. 

A Higher Standpoint

In 1908, Felix Klein not only became the founding president of the Commission internationale de l’enseignement mathématique (CIEM, anglicized as the International Commission on the Teaching of

Vygotsky's theory of scientific concepts and connectionist teaching in mathematics

Various aspects of Vygotsky's theory of scientific concepts have proven fruitful in mathematics education research, particularly in regard to the interrelation of scientific and everyday concepts and

Theorising Teacher Identity

We have concluded our account of the 5-year process through which trainees become fully accredited, the 4 years of their training course and their first year as a teacher in school . Yet as we have



Buildings of Spherical Type and Finite BN-Pairs

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Vergleichende Betrachtungen über neuere geometrische Forschungen

  • F. Klein
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • 1872
Programm zum eintritt in die Philosophische facultat und den Senat der K. Friedrich-Alexanders-universitat zu Erlangen.

Über die Klassen der Sphärenabbildungen I. Große Dimensionen

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Die Topologie der Lieschen Gruppen Als Algebraisches Phanomen. I

Dal3 man die Topologie der Lieschen Gruppen nicht rein gruppentheoretisch erfassen kann, ist bekannt. Desto merkwurdiger ist der zuerst von E. Cartan,I danach (ohne Kenntnis der Cartanschen Arbeit)