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"Easy Chair'' Snobbishness

by The Editorial Board — 1937

IGNORANT defamation of American education is common enough, but decidedly dismaying when it comes from the pen of an editor of the intelligently successful Harper’s Magazine. In the January and February numbers, Bernard De Voto has slumped in his "Easy Chair" and let his raw prejudices flow out over the schools. He begins by a defense of hypocrisy and petty-gossip in abridging the freedom of teachers.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 1 Number 1, 1937, p. 166-166
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 13471, Date Accessed: 7/16/2018 4:07:21 PM

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