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Teaching critical thinking: A necessity born of diversity

  • Benedictus Widi Nugroho

Yogyakarta | Tue, August 19 2008 | 10:43 am

PREMIUM Our society has a strong tendency to be intolerant and to use violence to resolve conflicts or against those who are different from them. The tendency is likely generated by differences of beliefs, values and/or principles. The question is: What is the cause of this narrow mindset? Why do people seem to deny the fact that differences naturally exist in the universe? Part of...