By Mark Mason
By way of introducing present debates within the box of serious pondering and posing new questions from contributing students, serious considering and studying examines the acquired knowledge within the box of serious considering and learning.: Examines the several views within the box of severe pondering and studying; presents insights into serious considering by way of posing new questions from contributing authors; Introduces cross-cultural viewpoints into the dominant 'western'-based academic perspective; Highlights modifications between various thinkers within the field. Read more...
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There is also a surprising amount of structure in physics problems, as can be seen even when two fundamentally different worldviews are in dispute. For example, against an Aristotelian view of motion, which was the dominant position in his cultural landscape, Galileo employed a very minimalist argument that made use of premises embedded in the structure of both that view and his opposing perspective. A consequence of Aristotelian dynamics was a theory of inertia that implied that heavy objects fall faster than light ones.
And to prove his point, the dialogue shows how a slave boy, under close questioning, knows the proof of Pythagoras’ Theorem. Herbert Simon (1977), in the company of many others, has proposed another resolution, one that involves arguing that we know we have found what we seek when it solves the problem we are inquiring to solve. ) The more well structured the problem, the easier it is to know that we have a solution. Finding the length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle, given the lengths of the other two sides, is a case in point.
Critical thinking and learning by Mark Mason