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The Underground History Of American Education- John Taylor Gatto

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The shocking possibility that dumb people don't exist in sufficient numbers to warrant the millions of careers devoted to tending them will seem incredible to you. Yet that is my central proposition: the mass dumbness which justifies official schooling first had to be dreamed of; it isn't real. After nine years of research and a half-million dollar investment, The Oxford Village Press and a tax-exempt foundation dedicated to school reform, The Odysseus Group, announce the availability of an exclusive "Author's Pre-publication Edition" of a long-awaited bombshell: ● 01 The Elite Private Boarding Schools ● 02 Separation of Powers ● 03 A Complete Theory of Access ● 04 Caution in Reasoning to Conclusions ● 05 Breaking Out of Dependent Thinking ● 06 An Enemy of Mental Alertness ● 07 An Apartment Floor Plan ● 08 Shadowing a News Anchor ● 09 Lessons in Citizenship ● 10 Experiences in Solitude ● 11 The Psychopathic School ● 12 An Underground History ● 13 The Prussian System ● 14 The High Priest of Scientific Management ● 15 The Daughters of the Barons of Runnymede ● 16 The Empty Child ● 17 The Psychopathology of Everyday Schooling ● 18 The Politics of Schooling ● 19 The Wealth of Nations

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