Jeremy, you’ve raised some important (and contentious) issues about education, and you’ve also been informed by your wider reading. I’m not the only educator who agrees with much of what you say. I like that you’ve not only read about the pitfalls of modern schooling but also thought about what you’ve read, paraphrased it so well and shared your…
An interesting post, Liam. If, as you say, plagiarism is using someone else’s ideas and pretending they’re your own, would you say it’s any different if you read or hear someone’s ideas, then forget that you did, and incorporate their thoughts into your writing?
Thanks for reading, Blair. It’s fun writing your memories out.
So many covers! I also like guessing the book titles from covers in different languages, eg from these Polish book covers. http://50watts.com/Thirty-Book-Covers-from-Poland