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ERIC Number: EJ465598
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0950-0782
Truth in Education: A Chronic Casualty.
Robinson, W. P.
Language and Education, v6 n2-4 p199-217 1992
Examples from a variety of sources (history texts, newspaper reporting, courts) are used to show that truth telling is commonly subordinated to other goals, especially the self-justification or the profits, power, and prestige of those promoting the lies. (24 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special issue, "Language, Culture, and Education."