The End of Education: Redefining the Value of School

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Jun 1, 2011 - Education - 224 pages
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In this comprehensive response to the education crisis, the author of Teaching as a Subversive Activity returns to the subject that established his reputation as one of our most insightful social critics. Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.

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User Review  - Aya Al-Oballi - Goodreads

"All children enter school system as question marks and leave as periods", says Postman. This book will dig down the roots of the educational system asking the 'why' we tend to ignore by focusing on ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Neil Postman was chairman of the department of communication arts at New York University. He passed away in 2003. Steve Powers is an Emmy Award-winning journalist with more than forty-five years experience in broadcast news.

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