Paulo Freire

Wrote Pedagogy of the Oppressed, a guidebook to overthrowing oppressive governments (illegal in some countries)

"The peasant begins to get courage to overcome his dependence when he realizes that he is dependent.  Until then, he goes along with the boss and says 'What can I do? I'm only a peasant.'" (p. 61)

Goals of his book:


My paper on Pedagogy of the Oppressed