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Explorations in Ethnomathematics and Ethnoscience in Mozambique By Paulus Gerdes
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The book presents examples of ethnomathematical and ethnoscientific research at the Pedagogical University, Mozambique. Topics include popular counting methods, number concepts and arithmetic, basket... More > weaving techniques and geometry, symmetries in decoration, traditional ideas about Nature, and perspectives in ethnophysics, ethnobiology, and ethnochemistry. Editor: Paulus Gerdes; Authors: Mário Baloi, José Barros, Marcos Cherinda, Jan Draisma, Abdulcarimo Ismael, Felisberto Lobo, Abílio Mapapá, Adão Matonse, Cristiano Pires, Luís Ramos, Horácio Simão, and Daniel Soares. First published in 1994. New edition 2014, 104 pp.< Less
Explorations in Ethnomathematics and Ethnoscience in Mozambique By Paulus Gerdes
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The book presents examples of ethnomathematical and ethnoscientific research at the Pedagogical University, Mozambique. Topics include popular counting methods, number concepts and aritmethics,... More > basket weaving techniques and geometry, symmetries in decoration, traditional ideas about Nature, and perspectives in ethnophysics, ethnobiology, and ethnochemistry. Editor: Paulus Gerdes; Authors: Mário Baloi, José Barros, Marcos Cherinda, Jan Draisma, Abdulcarimo Ismael, Felisberto Lobo, Abílio Mapapá, Adão Matonse, Cristiano Pires, Luís Ramos, Horácio Simão, and Daniel Soares. First published in 1994. New edition 2014, 104 pp.< Less
Examples of Applied Mathematics in Agriculture and Veterinary Science By Paulus Gerdes
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The book “Examples of Applied Mathematics in Agriculture and Veterinary Science” contains four chapters: 1. Maths applied to sowing seed; 2. Mathematics in fertilisation; 3. Combatting... More > the rickettsic disease in cattle; 4. Combatting the disease of coccidiosis in rabbits and chickens. The content of the book constitutes one of the topics of the subject “Applications of Mathematics in the Daily Life of the Populations” the author taught in the first courses (1977-1979) for mathematics teacher education for grades 5 and 6, organised by the Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique. The book was published for the first time in Portuguese in 1982. The Mathematics Commission of the National Education Crisis Committee (NECC) in South Africa published the first English language edition 1990. Translation by David Fig. New edition 2014, 68 pp.< Less
Exemplos de Aplicações da Matemática na Agricultura e na Veterinária By Paulus Gerdes
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O livro “Exemplos de Aplicações da Matemática na Agricultura e na Veterinária” contem quatro capítulos: 1. Matemática aplicada à... More > sementeira; 2. Matemática na adubação; 3. O combate à doença de ‘riquetsiose’ no gado bovino; 4. O combate à doença de ‘coccidiose’ no gado bovino. O conteúdo do livro constitui um dos temas da disciplina “Aplicações da matemática na vida corrente das populações”, leccionado pelo autor nos primeiros cursos de formação de professores de matemática para as 5ª e 6ª classes na Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Moçambique (1977-1979). (67 p.)< Less

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