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the absence of restraints or oppression the capacity to exercise self-determination autonomy.Education and schooling have typically been seen as promoting individual and group freedom in that an educated person is deemed to have more freedom or opportunities to exercise such than an uneducated person. Other critics see schooling as impairing and restricting freedom serving as a form of social control or indoctrination (see emancipation).