Fila Sophia

applied philosophy, deep democracy, sustainability / by A.R.Teleb

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InsideOut OutsideIn: Long-Mileage Tips for Language Learning & Beyond

Learning a language we’ve all heard “Don’t translate!” and, the cliché, “only immersion works.” Yet seemingly everyone struggles with “easy languages” like French or Spanish. Why and what can a … Continue reading

2013-05-01 · 5 Comments

So, tell me about these “real numbers.” Plato, Therapy, Theory, & Ethnography

Last time I related Plato’s “ideas” to mathematics, in particular Calculus and Geometry. The value of Plato, and the “doctrine of ideas,” carries over into other realms as well, from … Continue reading

2013-02-24 · 2 Comments