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Author Brown, Stephen I.
Title The art of problem posing / Stephen I. Brown, Marion I. Walter.
Imprint Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum, 2005.
Edition Third edition.

Author Brown, Stephen I.
Subject Problem solving.
Alt Name Walter, Marion I., 1928-
Description 1 online resource (ix, 182 pages) : illustrations
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Edition Third edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-176) and indexes.
Contents Acknowledgments: Third Edition; 1 Introduction; 2 Two Problem-Posing Perspectives: Accepting and Challenging; 3 The First Phase of Problem Posing: Accepting; 4 The Second Phase of Problem Posing: "What-If-Not"; 5 The "What-If-Not" Strategy in Action; 6 Some Natural Links Between Problem Posing and Problem Solving; 7 Writing for Journals of Editorial Boards: Student as Author and Critic; 8 Conclusion; Bibliography; Author Index; Subject Index.
Summary Describes and provides examples of the relationships between problem posing and problem solving, and explores the educational potential of integrating the two activities in classrooms. It encourages readers to shift their thinking about problem posing from the "other" to themselves and offers a broader conception of what can be done with problems.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1410611833 (electronic bk.)
9781410611833 (electronic bk.)
0805849769 (alk. paper)
0805849777 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 57494714
Additional Format Print version: Brown, Stephen I. Art of problem posing. 3rd ed. Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum, 2005 0805849769 0805849777 (DLC) 2004049703 (OCoLC)55067681

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