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The Atrophy of Education


by George W. Beiswanger 1936

THE educator who stops to ask what his economic function these days actually is, finds himself compelled to face a stubborn and distressing fact: he is engaged in the business of adding to the rolls of the unemployed. The jobs for which his students are being trained do not in many cases exist. The products of his educative efforts fail to find work. He is producing unemployables.


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 1 Number 1, 1936, p. 246-248
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 13331, Date Accessed: 12/13/2017 11:33:10 PM

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