is the study of mathematics
that considers the culture
in which those mathematics arise, one could say the cultural study of mathematics. This study contributes both to the understanding of these cultures, but, reciprocally, to the understanding of mathematics.
Subjects which are studied in ethnomathematics include but are not limited to:
Ethnomathematics: A Multicultural View of Mathematical Ideas
by Marcia Ascher, ISBN 0412989417
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