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By Steven Caplan, Jaer Monsalve Jonathan Cruz. Christian,, Gemechis Roro Dalicia
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Liberal Educational Theory Universal education should have the power to remove all artificial inequalities and simply leave the natural inequalities to deal with. These categories being the caste system, rank, title, blood, birth, race, color, sex, etc… “Education was seen as means of enhancing wealth and morality.” However reviews of educational history does not support the optimistic pronouncements of liberal educational theory.
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Education can be understood in terms of the need for social control in an unequal and rapidly changing economic order. The founders of the modern U.S. School system understood that capitalist economy produces great extremes of wealth and poverty of social elevation and degradation. Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of the conditions of men—the balance wheel of the social machinery…. It does better than to disarm the poor of their hostility toward the rich; It prevents being poor. – Horace Mann
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