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Sunday, 5 August 2018

Socrates and writing

Throwback to several millennia ago when new technology was seen with as much suspicion as it is today. The "new technology" was that of writing. The critic was none other than Socrates. The critique was that writing would atrophy people's mental faculties. Read more here: http://apt46.net/2011/05/18/socrates-was-against-writing/
 
The more things change, the more they stay the same. 


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