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I've a great deal of sympathy for that view, though I wouldn't phrase it "the real purpose". Something more like, "the actual effect". Or, "the institutional bias is towards" humiliating children.

Or that the hidden purpose of school is to reproduce the social order.

by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Fri Feb 27th, 2009 at 07:19:27 AM EST
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