This book revolutionizes the concept of education and educates reader about the concept of revolution by unification of the two. A must read for those out there who think about revolution, education, ending oppression, ending of human sufferings, freedom for humanity etc.
The language of the book is a bit stiff to my liking but its a great book nevertheless.
Paulo passionately explains the dynamic and symbiotic relationship between education and social change. After reading it, you'll realize it is not by accident that university made so many of us not only dumber but also meaner .
This was assigned for a class during my first graduate program. Interestingly, after I purchased it, I found a sealed copy on our bookshelf at home. It seems my father had been required to read this for his graduate program 20 years prior and had never taken the shrinkwrap off of it....Continua
My education had been sorely lacking until now.I am glad that grad school has introduced this book to me. This should be a required read for educators in the third world. Completely love it!