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ERIC Number: EJ439004
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0994
Back to Basics: A Force for Oppression or Liberation?
Lazere, Donald
College English, v54 n1 p7-21 Jan 1992
Argues that leftists err in rejecting, as dogmatically as conservatives endorse it, a restored emphasis on basic skills and knowledge which might be a force for liberation if administered with common sense, openness to cultural pluralism, and application of basics toward critical thinking rather than rote memorization. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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