Mathematics: Making Marks, Making Meaning.
Maulfry Worthington & Elizabeth Carruthers. Published by Paul Chapman Publishing: A
SAGE Publications Company.
"After my first book, The Emergence of Literacy, came out in 1987,
I waited for someone to write "the emergence of numeracy" and could not
understand why nobody did. Now they have. I have only seen it this afternoon, but just
skimming through it looks absolutely fascinating. It really ought to appeal to more than
maths teachers; in a way it is as much about literacy as mathematics, for numbers are
- Nigel Hall, Manchester Metropolitan University
First Edition 2003