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Topic: Why schools used to be better
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Robert Hansen

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Re: Why schools used to be better
Posted: Mar 1, 2013 3:46 PM
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On Mar 1, 2013, at 2:52 PM, Louis Talman <talmanl@gmail.com> wrote:

> Here I must disagree. Mathematics has been, is, and will remain, central to human endeavor; it is one of only two effective tools we have for manipulating ideas.

How can something be "central to human endeavor" if so few humans posses the ability?

Bob Hansen




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