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... language is a cobbled-together set of answers to different facets of problems of communication and cooperation between humans ...

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... brain structure is affected by literacy ... -- ... and literacy changes the anatomy of the brain ...

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dice -- ... A > B > C > D > A ... (2/3)
  • A: 4 4 4 4 0 0
  • B: 3 3 3 3 3 3
  • C: 2 2 2 2 6 6 [ 1/2 + (1/2 * 1/3) ]
  • D: 5 5 5 1 1 1

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... I'm distressed by a society which depends so completely on mathematics and science and yet seems so indifferent to the innumeracy and scientific illiteracy of so many of its citizens ...

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educated but innumerate ... -- ... at least (to) those whose fear of mathematics is not so great that (num)(ber) is is automatically read as (numb)(er) ...

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education(s) question(s) moral(s) rethoric(s)


[Claude Levi-Strauss]: ... my mind escaped from the claustrophobic steam bath to which it had been confined by the practice of philosophical reflection ...

experiment knowledge illusion scratch engine craft maze run ar x

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... innumerate people characteristically have a strong tendency to personalize ... -- ... to be misled by their own experience(s), or by the media's focus on individuals and drama ... -- ...

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education(s) question(s) moral(s) rethoric(s)


... teaching mathematics ... -- ... his idea of a good education apparently was to make sure everyone remain seated ...

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... all human languages are tools ... -- ... to solve the twin problems of communication and social cohesion ...

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... storytelling is as effective an educational tool in mathematics as it is in other domains ... -- emphasize what should be a truism: ... that numbers and statistics always require interpretation(s) ...

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... innumerates ... -- ... tendency to drastically underestimate the frequency of coincidence ... -- ... accord great significance to correspondences ... -- ... while attributing too little significance to quite conclusive but less flashy statistical evidence ... -- ... the results of minds intent on discovering meaning where there is only probability ...

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... new technologies ... -- ... that have altered the foundations of learning, teaching art, science, politics, government, business, music, and literature ... -- ... all made possible by a single tool, human language ...

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