[OT] Re: Who modified my local variable?

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at carnageblender.com
Tue Jun 13 14:36:59 MDT 2006


On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 14:21:44 -0600, "Michael L Torrie"
<torriem at chem.byu.edu> said:
> True, but having dealt with the harder approach, students may find it
> easier to work with the easier, better approaches.

There are better pedagogical philosophies than sadism.  Teaching
"harder, worse" for its own sake is all kinds of bassackwards.

-Jonathan
-- 
C++ is history repeated as tragedy. Java is history repeated as farce.  --Scott McKay




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