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If any reason can be attributed to the growing misogyny/misandry in the West it is the deconstruction of chivalry. The limitations and strengths of each sex are acclimated one way or the other, whether we believe in them or not.

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As it happens, la querelle des anciens et des modernes was only a quibble. The grand forum of debate has steps down to the dirt, which the intellectuals have always had to descend despite the grandeur of their words. It was only ever doxa and the factum is this: the secular aren't reaching replacement birth … Continue reading scholia

Review: Foreign Soil by Maxine Beneba Clarke

A collection of short stories in which the characters are contrived and unrealistic, they conform around the predictable point of each story which is composed of a lukewarm combination stew of social justice sensibilities. The endings are inconclusive, not in the way that makes the reader think but just in the way that makes the … Continue reading Review: Foreign Soil by Maxine Beneba Clarke

Questioning the Role of Indigenous Mathematics within the National Australian Curriculum

In this essay, it will be argued that the mathematics unique to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture are not appropriate for inclusion in our national mathematics curriculum. This will be argued in regard to the integrative and impartial nature of mathematics, the importance of antecedent structuring in teaching mathematics, and the limited engagement Aboriginal … Continue reading Questioning the Role of Indigenous Mathematics within the National Australian Curriculum