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[Xmca-l] Re: missionaries and cannibals



Not sure whether to give it another go (destination a ship) or move on to
something else.

The little one has started a wording; it is all about trying out meanings
now -- joy.

Best,
Huw

On 12 January 2016 at 01:07, mike cole <mcole@ucsd.edu> wrote:

> Sounds like a sensible solution to me, Huw.
> Nice to see him getting his feet wet!
> :-)
> mike
>
>
> On Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 3:09 PM, Huw Lloyd <huw.softdesigns@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > are -> our
> >
> > On 11 January 2016 at 23:08, Huw Lloyd <huw.softdesigns@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > > I introduced are 4.5 year old to the missionaries and cannibals game,
> > post
> > > dinner in rather noisy circumstances.
> > >
> > > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missionaries_and_cannibals_problem
> > >
> > > He proceeded to ferry across all the cannibals, brought two
> missionaries
> > > to shore and then wavered for a while.  Next thing I know he is taking
> > them
> > > down stream, where they can come ashore "at a safe distance from the
> > > cannibals".
> > >
> > > What can you do? :)
> > >
> > > Best,
> > > Huw
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
>
>
>
> --
>
> It is the dilemma of psychology to deal as a natural science with an
> object that creates history. Ernst Boesch
>