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Topic: Re:the necessity of lectures
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Michael Paul Goldenberg

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Re:the necessity of lectures
Posted: Jun 30, 1995 4:09 PM
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On Fri, 30 Jun 1995 wrote:

> Perhaps the ability to follow a lecture is more important than the math we
> teach. Can you imagine anyone being successful at anything in life who
> couldn't follow a lecture (barring individuals with certain psycological
> handicaps). Are we trying to create helplessness with out teaching methods?
> Kent

I don't know, but I have been lectured into a stupor on more than one
occasion. I wouldn't describe the feeling as helplessness so much as a
loss of the will to live.


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