The GENERAL CONTEXT of such use is:
educational system legitimacy: As a huge classificatory machine which inscribes changes within the purview of its extant structure, the educational system helps to make and to impose the legitimate exclusions and inclusions which form the basis of the social order. The specific symbolic efficacy of titles lies in that it not only guarantees technical competency but also, as the equivalent of a public attestation of 'gifts' or individual 'merits' (however see pedagogic justification), consecrates a true social essence (see social essence).
Father Jerome's DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES used in his scientific writings and at his QUFD website
Father Jerome's PSYCHOSOCIOLOGICAL DICTIONARY of Terms/Phrases used in Monograph III of his QUALIA Series
Father Jerome's SPECIALIZED DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES pertaining to Bose-Einstein Condensates of Non-Matter and Incorporeality, as used in his Works, in QUFD Physics and in the 'QUFD Textbook' Website
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