University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Max Beberman Film Collection, ca. 1950-1960



Descriptive Summary

Creator Beberman, Max
Title Max Beberman Film Collection
Dates: ca. 1950-1960
Abstract The collection consists of 47 film reels of the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM) series "Teaching High School Mathematics," featuring mathematician Max Beberman from the University of Illinois.
Accession No. 99-225
Extent 3 ft., 11 in.
Language Materials are in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Beberman was a professor of math education at the University of Illinois and a leader in the "new math" movement.


Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 47 film reels of the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM) series "Teaching High School Mathematics," featuring mathematician Max Beberman from the University of Illinois. DVDs of each title are available for viewing.

Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Viewing equipment for 16 mm reels not currently available. DVDs are available for each title.


Index Terms

Subjects
Beberman, Max
University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM)
Mathematics -- Study and Teaching -- Audio-visual aids.
Mathematics -- Study and Teaching (Secondary)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Max Beberman Film Collection, ca. 1950-1960, Archives of American Mathematics, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Teaching High School Mathematics, first course:

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2R771 DVDs of all titles
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FILM2/F20 Teaching High School Mathematics: Numbers and Numerals, Part 1
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FILM2/F21 Numbers and Numerals, Part 2; 81648-1
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FILM2/F22 Real Numbers: Developing the Concept; 81649-1
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FILM2/F23 Adding Real Numbers; 90053-1
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FILM2/F24 Advent of Awarenesss; 81650-1
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FILM2/F25 Isomorphism: Developing the Concept; 81651-1-A
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FILM2/F26 Isomorphism: Developing the Concept; 81651-1-B
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FILM2/F27 Punctuation and Conventions in Mathematics; Pt. 1; 81652-1
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FILM2/F28 Punctuation and Conventions in Mathematics; Pt. 2; 81653-1
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FILM2/F29 Operations: Binary, Singulary; 81654-1
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FILM2/F30 Operation Machines; 81655-1
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FILM2/F31 Inverses of Operations; 81656-1
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FILM2/F32 Functions: Foreshadowing the Concept; 81657-1
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FILM2/F33 Subtracting Real Numbers; 81658-1
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FILM2/F34 Dividing Real Numbers; 81659-1
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FILM2/F35 Distributive Principles for Numbers -- Arithmetic, Pt. 2; 90056-1
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FILM2/F36 Basic Principles for Real Numbers, Part 3; 81660-1
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FILM2/F37 Basic Principles for Real Numbers, Part 4: Discovery and Patterns; 90057-1
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FILM2/F38 Comparing Real Numbers: The Number Line; 81661-1
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FILM2/F39 Prerequisite to Communication; 81662-1
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FILM2/F40 Numerical Variables: Developing the Concept, Pt. 1; 81664-1
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FILM2/F41 Numerical Variables: Developing the Concept, Pt. 2; 81664-2
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FILM2/F42 Bound Variables: Matching Language with Awareness; 90058-1
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FILM2/F43 Verbalizing Generalizations in the Classroom; 81665-1
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FILM2/F44 Prelude to Deduction; 81666-1
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FILM2/F46 Substitution for the Linking Rule; 90059-1
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FILM2/F47 Prelude to Proofmaking; 81666-1
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FILM2/F48 Proving Generalizations, Part 1, Test Patterns Principle; 81667-1
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FILM2/F49 Proving Generalizations, Part 2, Classroom Examples; 81668-1
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FILM2/F50 Organizing Knowledge by Deduction; 90061-1
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FILM2/F51 Principles and Discovery in Algebraic Manipulation, Part 2: Simplification; 81670-1
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FILM2/F52 Principles and Discovery in Algebraic Manipulation, Part 4: Some Other Common Cases; 81671-1
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FILM2/F53 Sentences and Solution Sets; 81672-1
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FILM2/F54 Naming Sets: The Set Abstractor; 81673-1
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FILM2/F55 Number Line Graphs of Solution Sets; 81674-1
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FILM2/F56 Solving Equations, Informal Approach; 81675-1
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FILM2/F57 Logical Basis for Equation Transformation Basis Principles, Pt. 1; 81676-1
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FILM2/F58 Logical Basis for Equation Transformation Basis Principles, Pt. 2; 81677-1
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FILM2/F59 Logical Basis for Equation Transformation Basis Principles, Pt. 3; 81678-1
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FILM2/F60 Subset of a Set: Developing the Concept; 81679-1
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FILM2/F61 Equivalent Equations: Developing the Concept; 81679-1
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FILM2/F62 Equivalent Equations and Transformation Principles; 81680-1
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FILM2/F63 Equation Transformation Principles in Practice, Part 1; 81681-1
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FILM2/F64 Equation Transformation Principles in Practice, Part 2; 81682-1
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FILM2/F65 Transformation Principles for Equations, Part 1; 81683-1
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FILM2/F66 Transformation Principles for Equations, Part 2; 81684-1
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FILM2/F67 Solving Worded Problems; 81685-1