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CRITICAL THINKING IN ACTION

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Transcript of CRITICAL THINKING IN ACTION

CRITICAL THINKING IN ACTION
Information or Understanding?
Economics 101
- Cost affected by supply and demand
- Increased availability = decreased cost
Costa Rica
Critical thinking
Price of a book in Medieval England
$155,291.64 (minimum wage)
$96,365.88 (based on one bedroom apartment within 20 miles of London)
$1600
What are the implications for education?
Understandings not information!
Who leads the country?
What is the population?
What is the capital?
What was Costa Rica's 2012 GDP?
What is the main religion?
What are the main agricultural produce?
What is the highest point?
Wilding the tame
If you lived in Costa Rica, in what ways would you be a different person and why?

What makes people in Costa Rica happy? Are they happier or less happy than the people where you live?

“Education either functions as an instrument which is used to facilitate integration of the younger generation into the logic of the present system and bring about conformity or it becomes the practice of freedom, the means by which men and women deal critically and creatively with reality and discover how to participate in the transformation of their world.”
― Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Paulo Freire 1921-1997
Who leads the country?
Laura Chinchilla
What is the population?
4.727 million (2011)
What is the capital?
San José
What was Costa Rica's 2012 GDP?
$58.6 billion (US)
What is the main religion?
70.5% Roman Catholic
What are the main agricultural produce?
Coffee and Bananas
What are the highest point?
Cerro Chirripó
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