
Re: Is logic part of mathematics  or is mathematics part of logic?
Posted:
Jul 6, 2013 7:21 PM


At 09:04 AM 7/5/2013, Joe Niederberger wrote:
>Its quite obvious to me that the majority of people are not very >skilled at sustaining a line of logical discourse in routine >conversation. That's the whole point of training in logic, which was >well known thousands of years ago.
The problem (ugly truth?) is that in all but technical areas where logical deduction matters, it's more important to be persuasive than to be logical.
Wayne

