Volume 16 · Number 3 · Pages 289–294
Authors’ Response: Fathoming the Enactive Metaphorizing Elephant in the Dark…

Daniela Díaz-Rojas, Jorge Soto-Andrade & Ronnie Videla

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Abstract: We offer a response to three themes arising from the commentators’ inquiries and critiques: (a) The epistemological compatibility of enactivism and conceptual metaphor theory; (b) the way enactive metaphorization works in the teaching and learning of mathematics, particularly in problem-posing and problem-solving activities; and (c) the nature of mathematical abstraction and its relation with enactive metaphorizing.


Díaz-Rojas D., Soto-Andrade J. & Videla R. (2021) Authors’ response: Fathoming the enactive metaphorizing elephant in the dark…. Constructivist Foundations 16(3): 289–294. https://constructivist.info/16/3/289

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