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  1. May 2023
  2. May 2020
    1. The Map is Not the Terrain

      As George Box said, "All models are false, some are useful." Understanding the importance and value of mental models is vital, but it must be balanced with an understanding that they are, at best, an approximate representation of reality, not reality itself - the map is not the terrain

  3. Oct 2016
    1. he field is in a state of perturbation, with prospects of a new equilibrium not yet in sight.

      I wonder if she uses "perturbation" and "equilibrium" in a sarcastic way? She self-identifies with Wittgenstein and Vygotsky...