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Film Frontiers

by James P. Mitchell - 1940

FILMS, FAR MORE THAN CLASSES IN Algebra, are the school of youth. From their attendance at the neighborhood movie every week or oftener young people learn standards of values and valuelessness, philosophical principles and lack of principles, the art of love or at least the art of making passes. They learn that human problems are solved by having a permanently waved wax dummy fall into the arms of a handsome hero, but they are skeptical of the lesson.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 7 Number 55, 1940, p. 29-30
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 14122, Date Accessed: 9/29/2020 1:01:31 PM

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