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Getting Things Right

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I used to much enjoy contributing to the admirable Ask Philosophers site (you can check out my efforts here!) But rather sadly I had to give that up. But it seems that I can’t resist the pedagogic imperative. So my energies got  diverted instead to the equally admirable math.stackexchange site where I occasionally do my bit, when the spirit moves, to answer some elementary logic questions, and Get Things Right. A lot of my answers are to questions of no lasting interest. But  I’ve linked to an assorted 140 answers which are of perhaps more than ephemeral interest. There should be something here to amuse, even instruct, students at various levels. Is contributing to a question-and-answer site like that worth doing? Well, there are far worse ways of procrastinating on the internet! But anyway, I’ve just noticed the estimate for the number of readers for my answers. And while we all know that idle browsing doesn’t in general mean that we are paying much attention,. . .

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News source: Logic Matters

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