Science and an African Logic by Helen Verran
English | 15 Dec. 2001 | ISBN: 0226853896, 0226853918 | 283 Pages | PDF | 18 MB
Does two and two equal four? Ask almost anyone and they will unequivocally answer yes. A basic equation such as this seems the very definition of certainty, but is it? In this text, Helen Verran addresses precisely that question by looking at science, mathematics, and logic come to life in Yoruba primary school.