Educational Studies in Mathematics

, Volume 96, Issue 3, pp 381–390 | Cite as

Book Review: Approaches to qualitative research in mathematics education: Examples of methodology and methods, edited by Angelika Bikner-Ahsbahs, Christine Knipping, & Norma Presmeg. (2015)

Dordrecht: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-94-017-9181-6. eBook: ISBN 978-94-017-9181-6, €83.29. Hardcover ISBN 978-94-017-9180-9 €99.99. Softcover ISBN 978-94-024-0688-7 €99.99. 592 pages
  • Keith Jones
  • Chronoula Voutsina



We wish to express our thanks to Gail FitzSimons, the ESM Book Reviews editor, for support in conducting this book review. Any errors remain ours, of course.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Southampton Education SchoolUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK

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