# Selected Book Chapters

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- Lewis, J., & Ball, D. L. (2009). Defining the problem of equity in teaching elementary school mathematics. In D. Featherman, M. Hall, & M. Krislov (Eds.), The next 25 years: Affirmative action and higher education in the United States and South Africa. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

publication listing » - Ball, D. L., & Hill, H. C. (2008). Measuring teacher quality in practice. In D. H. Gitomer (Ed.), Measurement issues and assessment for teaching quality (pp. 80-98). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

publication listing » - Ball, D. L., & Bass, H. (2008). The role of mathematics in education for democracy. In G. Fenstermacher (Series Ed.) & D. Coulter, & J. Wiens (Vol. Eds.), Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education: Vol. 107 (1). Why do we educate in a democratic society? (pp. 171-184). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

publication listing » - Hill, H. C., Sleep, L., Lewis, J. M., & Ball, D. L. (2007). Assessing teachers' mathematical knowledge: What knowledge matters and what evidence counts? In F. K. Lester (Ed.), Second handbook of research on mathematics teaching and learning (pp. 111-155). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

publication listing » - Cohen, D. K. & Ball, D. L. (2007). Innovation and the problem of scale. In B. Schneider & S. McDonald (Eds.) Scale-Up In Education: Ideas in Principle (Volume I), (pp. 19-36). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. An earlier draft of this paper was presented at a 2003 meeting (“Conceptualizing Scale-Up”), sponsored by the Data Research and Development Center of The University of Chicago, and supported by the National Science Foundation, in connection with the Interagency Research Initiative (IERI).

(PDF) - Ball, D. L., & Bass, H. (2003). Making mathematics reasonable in school. In J. Kilpatrick, W. G. Martin, and D. Schifter (Eds.), A Research Companion to Principles and Standards for School Mathematics, (pp. 27-44). Reston, VA: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

(PDF) - Ball, D.L., & Bass, H. (2003). Toward a practice-based theory of mathematical knowledge for teaching. In B. Davis & E. Simmt (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2002 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Mathematics Education Study Group, (pp. 3-14). Edmonton, AB: CMESG/GCEDM.

(PDF) - Boaler, J., Ball, D. L., & Even, R. (2003). Preparing researchers for disciplined inquiry: Learning from, in, and for practice. In A. Bishop & J. Kilpatrick (Eds.), International Handbook of Mathematics Education (491-521). Dordrecht: Kluwer.

(PDF) - Ball, D.L. (2002). What does it take to (teach to) reason in the primary grades? In Proceedings for the International Congress of Mathematicians (pp. 908-911). Beijing, China: Higher Education Press.

(PDF) - Cohen, D. K., Raudenbush, S. & Ball, D. L. (2002). Resources, instruction, and research. In F. Mosteller & R. Boruch (Eds.), Evidence matters: Randomized trials in education research, (pp.80-119). Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L., Lubienski, S., and Mewborn, D. (2001). Research on teaching mathematics: The unsolved problem of teachers' mathematical knowledge. In V. Richardson (Ed.), Handbook of research on teaching (4th ed.). New York: Macmillan.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L., & Bass, H. (2000). Interweaving content and pedagogy in teaching and learning to teach: Knowing and using mathematics. In J. Boaler (Ed.), Multiple perspectives on the teaching and learning of mathematics (pp. 83-104). Westport, CT: Ablex.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. (2000). Working on the inside: Using one's own practice as a site for studying mathematics teaching and learning. In Kelly, A. & Lesh, R. (Eds.). Handbook of research design in mathematics and science education, (pp. 365- 402). Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L., & Bass, H. (2000). Making believe: The collective construction of public mathematical knowledge in the elementary classroom. In D. Phillips (Ed.), Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education, Constructivism in Education, (pp. 193-224). Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. (1999). Crossing boundaries to examine the mathematics entailed in elementary teaching. In T. Lam (Ed.), Contemporary Mathematics (pp.15-36). Providence: American Mathematical Society.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. & Cohen, D. K. (1999). Developing practice, developing practitioners: Toward a practice-based theory of professional education. In G. Sykes and L. Darling-Hammond (Eds.), Teaching as the learning profession: Handbook of policy and practice (pp. 3-32). San Francisco: Jossey Bass.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. & Lampert, M. (1999) Multiples of evidence, time, and perspective: Revising the study of teaching and learning. In E. Lagemann & L. S. Shulman, Issues in education research: Problems and possibilities (pp. 371 - 398). San Francisco: Jossey Bass.

(PDF) - Lampert, M. & Ball, D. L. (1999). Aligning teacher education with contemporary K-12 reform visions. In G. Sykes and L. Darling-Hammond (Eds.), Teaching as the learning profession: Handbook of policy and practice (pp. 33 - 53). San Francisco: Jossey Bass.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. (1997). Developing mathematics reform: What don't we know about teacher learning – but would make good working hypotheses. In S.N. Friel & G.W. Bright (Eds.), Reflecting on our work: NSF teacher enhancement in K-5 mathematics. Lanham, NY: University Press of America.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. (1997). What do students know? Facing challenges of distance, context, and desire in trying to hear children. In B. Biddle, T. Good, & I. Goodson (Eds.), International handbook on teachers and teaching (Vol. II), (pp. 679-718). Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Press.

(PDF) - Ball, D. L. (1993). Halves, pieces, and twoths: Constructing representational contexts in teaching fractions. In T. Carpenter, E. Fennema, & T. Romberg, (Eds.), Rational numbers: An integration of research (pp. 157-196). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

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