November 18, 2002
The Glory of Modern Education

Frederick Crews, Emeritus Professor of English at the University of California at Berkeley: "The essays that the graduating BAs would submit with their applications were often brilliant. After five or six years of Ph.D. work, the same people would write incomprehensible crap. Where did they learn it? They learned it from us."

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Posted by Brian Micklethwait at 08:48 PM
Category: Higher education