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“The public library was ranked higher on accuracy (information from the library is trusted to be accurate), ease of use, free of charge, helpful assistance from librarians and because privacy was protected.” (p 206)
“The majority of the professoriat thought themselves as white collar, not blue collar, as professionals who, primarily through academic senates, shared, they fondly believed, university governance with the administration and the board of governors.” (p 161)
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“… current debates on the future of public schooling are increasingly framed within the discourse of occupational relevance, globalization, and international market competition.”