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Carl Erickson <erickson@oak.mcs.gvsu.edu> has written an interesting paper, entitled USENET as a Teaching Tool, published in the Proceedings of 24th, ACM Conference on Science and Education (CSE-2/93-IN).

The August '93 issue of Communications of the ACM was wholly devoted to the Internet and featured several interesting articles on the topics discussed in the previous chapter (see section Paperware on the Net for a list of all articles in the "Journal Articles & Papers" section).

"A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into
superstition, and art into pedantry.  Hence University education."
--- George Bernhard Shaw

"Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine."
--- Irsin Edman

"It is against the grain of modern education to teach children to program.
What fun is there in making plans, acquiring discipline in organizing thoughts,
devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self-critical?"
--- Alan Perlis

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