"The basic function of all education, even in the most traditional sense, is to increase the survival (cont) http://tl.gd/777il2
"The tendency seems to be for most 'educational' systems, from patterns of training in 'primitive' tribal (cont) http://tl.gd/777k3j
@anderscj but tell Postman et.al that educational tendency about which they speak is a problem for western society: what does that tell us?
"a paradoxical situation develops when change becomes the primary characteristic of the (cont) http://tl.gd/777lek
"What we are saying is that 'selective forgetting' is necessary for survival." Postman & Weingartner
"students [of the old education] who endure it come out as passive, acquiescent, dogmatic, intolerant, (cont) http://tl.gd/7786ei