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ERIC Number: EJ575067
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1063-5092
The Seven Deadly Sins of Testing.
Murphy, Sharon
Teaching and Learning Literature with Children and Young Adults, v7 n5 p5-14 May-Jun 1998
Argues that testing and sin both are based on assumptions about values. Proposes and describes the seven deadly sins of testing: procedural mechanization, competitive coerciveness, cultural egocentrism, overeagerness (gluttony), avarice (greed), disconnection from community, and ignorance of self-implication. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Journal availability: Essmont Publishing, P.O. Box 186, Brandon, Vermont 05733-0186.