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Unformatted text preview: 3. Critique of mathandscience – what they “don’t do well is democracy” (p. 38) Mathandscience: Mathandscience: • are politically neutral • have specialized vocabulary that segregates them from the wider population • produce “products” with little impact on one’s self, one’s humanity 4. The Solution – What’s to be done? Education should emphasize the forming of “knowledgeable, reasoning, independent-minded individuals” who are: • able to lend their judgment, compassion, and breath (and thereby contribute to the political life of the nation) and • sufficiently skilled (to find productive employment) “In that order.” In that order.”...
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