Summary Of Hidden Intellectualism Gerald Graff

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Hidden Intellectualism
In Hidden Intellectualism, Gerald Graff begins with the age-old argument of difference between “book smart” and “street smarts.” He explains that in many cases, these book smarts, are “hidden” intellectualism. He states that current society is still focused on textbook, and classroom intellectualism. Moreover, the form of intellectualism is concealed under the mask of usual discussion about fashion, sport, co-star and many more. And it is also true that some young generation are not good on classroom but extra ordinary on other aspects of extra-curricular activities.
Graff argues that school should take these street smarts and make them work on academic work. Graff also implies that street smarts are more important than
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