## Abstract

A general overview is given of how the eld of ethnomathematics has

developed and how it helped arouse interest in the cultural embed-

ding of mathematical practices within mathematics education and the

philosophy of mathematics.

developed and how it helped arouse interest in the cultural embed-

ding of mathematical practices within mathematics education and the

philosophy of mathematics.

Original language | English |
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Title of host publication | Philosophy of Mathematics: Sociological Aspects and Mathematical Practice.Texts in Philosophy 11 |

Editors | Benedikt Löwe, John Symons) |

Publisher | College Publications |

Pages | 121-154 |

Number of pages | 34 |

ISBN (Print) | 978-1-904987-95-6 |

Publication status | Published - 2010 |

### Publication series

Name | Philosophy of Mathematics: Sociological Aspects and Mathematical Practice.Texts in Philosophy 11 |
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### Bibliographical note

Benedikt Löwe and Thomas Müller (series: Vincent F. Hendricks and John Symons)## Keywords

- Ethnomathematics
- Philosophy of Mathematics
- Education