Getting the point of pointlessness (Or, Back on the piste again. ... In which I dabble in philosophy)
[ This is the paper which I gave at the 49th International Congress of Medieval Studies, in Kalamazoo MI last Saturday. It went through at...
Thursday, 12 May 2011
The State We're In (Part 2): Appendix
Here is a very splendid piece by Howard Hotson, mercilessly dissecting the idea that market forces drive up standards in education. One problem, I suppose, is that Hotson is basing his analysis itself on the nonsense of the same League Tables the lure of whose superficial study led old "Two-Brain-cells'" and his chums to produce their idiotic ideas in the first place.