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Topic: In Defense of the NRC's "Scientific Research in Education'"
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Louis Talman

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Re: RE: In Defense of the NRC's "Scientific Research in Education'"
Posted: Nov 3, 2012 6:21 PM
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On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 9:12 AM, Haim <hpipik@netzero.com> wrote:

> I have never asserted that the Education Mafia should be punished
> because they are ideologically driven. They should be punished because
> they are inimical to public education.
> Now, in the debate over public education, a large part of the debate is
> about urging the Education Mafia to do the right thing. My argument is
> that nobody will ever persuade the Education Mafia to do the right thing
> precisely because, in their lights, they are already doing the right thing.
> The policies and practices of the Education Mafia conform to their
> ideology. >> In other words, because they are ideologically driven they
> will never reform. << (My emphasis.)

The prosecution rests.

--Louis A. Talman
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State College of Denver


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