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Who decides?

Posted By: barbara weaver on March 11, 2008
 
I wonder if what contemporary society and educators consider to be "seminal" and "immortal" is different from that chosen by the author. The question of who decides what everyone should "know" has been argued over for decades and, yet, here is another study telling that young people don't know the facts that an author has chosen as "seminal." 1984 was 24 years ago!
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