Comparing and contrasting methodologies : a commentary

Bikner-Ahsbahs, Angelika and Williams, Gaye 2009, Comparing and contrasting methodologies : a commentary, in Transformation of knowledge through classroom interaction, Routledge, London, England, pp.261-265.

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Title Comparing and contrasting methodologies : a commentary
Author(s) Bikner-Ahsbahs, Angelika
Williams, Gaye
Title of book Transformation of knowledge through classroom interaction
Editor(s) Schwarz, Baruch
Dreyfus, Tommy
Hershkowitz, Rina
Publication date 2009
Chapter number 16
Total chapters 19
Start page 261
End page 265
Total pages 5
Publisher Routledge
Place of Publication London, England
Summary The term 'methodology' is discussed before we consider the methodological contributions of each team of chapter authors (Cobb, Gresalfi & Hodge; Nathan, Eilam & Kim; and Saxe, Gearhart, Shaughnessy, Earnest, Cremer, ltabkhan, Platas & Young) and examine links between them. We generate questions arising from our analyses of the three chapters in this section and formulate views on classroom learning in mathematics that could be researched through complementary analyses. The subsequent discussion of data-collection instruments appropriate to further analyses is informed by our own research perspectives. This commentary concludes with a summary of what we have learnt through comparing the three methodologies and how simultaneously focusing on data from different theoretical perspectives might help to show the way forward in researching the richness of learning in classrooms.
ISBN 0415492246
9780415492249
Language eng
Field of Research 130299 Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 930199 Learner and Learning not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category B1 Book chapter
Copyright notice ©2009, Routledge
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30022980

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