Person: Dienes (2), Zoltán


Zoltan Dienes was born in Hungary but spent much of his life in England and Canada. He was passionate about studying ways to teach mathematics to children and became a leading world expert carrying out numerous experiments in different countries. He was the author on many books on the subject.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 11 September 1916, Budapest, Hungary. Died 11 January 2014, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Origin Hungary

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive