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  1. Mathematical Reasoning: Analogies, Metaphors, and Images.Lyn D. English (ed.) - 1997 - L. Erlbaum Associates.
    Presents the latest research on how reasoning with analogies, metaphors, metonymies, and images can facilitate mathematical understanding. For math education, educational psychology, and cognitive science scholars.
     
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    Children's Reasoning in Solving Relational Problems of Deduction.Lyn D. English - 1998 - Thinking and Reasoning 4 (3):249 – 281.
    This article reports on a study of children's deductive reasoning in solving novel relational problems. Detailed protocols were obtained from 264 children (aged 9- 12 years) who verbalised their thinking as they solved the problems. The study included the development of a three-phase theory based on Johnson-Laird and Byrne's mental models perspective, but with some distinct modifications. These include a focus on the relational complexity entailed in model construction and in premise integration, and the advancement of four reasoning principles that (...)
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