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 Third Paradigm  
 Regular Show
 Tereza Coraggio  
 For non-profit use only.
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Examines the university as the self-perpetuating goal of education. Reviews the NY Times article "Placing the Blame as Students Are Mired in Debt," the Washington Examiner article, "Higher Education's Bubble is About to Burst," and the book by Anya Kamenetz, DIY U. Cites statistics on drop-out rates, the cost/benefit ratio, and a jaundiced look at college from "The Economics of Education and the Education of an Economist."
Third Paradigm is written, performed, and produced by Tereza Coraggio. Please contact her at tereza(at) with comments or if airing this show.

Multimedia transcripts and all things web are produced by Mike Scirocco. This episode is posted at

Music: A Day Without Rain and Tempus Vernum by Enya, Same Old, Same Old by Chumbawumba, and Someday by Brett Dennen.
Reads the poems "When the Shoe Fits" by Chuang Tsu and "Straight Talk from Fox" by Mary Oliver. Reconsiders some conclusions from a survey showing Republicans are happier than Democrats. Questions whether Obama has been groomed for the job, in the same way as economic hit men.

 3P-061 Wossamatta U Download Program Podcast
00:28:55 English 2010-08-13
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