| Collectors edition (New Society Pub, March 30, 2005), cover price $23.95 | About this edition:
A highly praised bestseller for over a decade, Dumbing Us Down is a radical treatise on public education that concludes that compulsory government schooling does little but teach young people to follow orders like cogs in a machine.
| New Society Pub, September 1, 1991, cover price $34.95 | About this edition:
Throw off the shackles of formal schooling and embark upon a rich journey of self-directed, life-long learningAfter over 100 years of mandatory schooling in the U.
| New Society Pub, April 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition:
With over 70,000 copies of the first edition in print, this radical treatise on public education has been a New Society Publishers’ bestseller for 10 years!
| New Society Pub, September 1, 1991, cover price $9.95 | About this edition:
DUMBING US DOWN reveals the deadening heart of compulsory state schooling: assumptions and structures that stamp out the self-knowledge, curiosity, concentration and solitude essential to learning.