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Topic: Why schools used to be better
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Louis Talman

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Re: Why schools used to be better
Posted: Mar 2, 2013 12:04 PM
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Because so few humans undertake any endeavors.

On Fri, 01 Mar 2013 13:46:02 -0700, Robert Hansen <> wrote:

> On Mar 1, 2013, at 2:52 PM, Louis Talman <> 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

--Louis A. Talman
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver


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