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The Resource Old school still matters : lessons from history to reform public education in America, Brian L. Fife

Old school still matters : lessons from history to reform public education in America, Brian L. Fife

Label
Old school still matters : lessons from history to reform public education in America
Title
Old school still matters
Title remainder
lessons from history to reform public education in America
Statement of responsibility
Brian L. Fife
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Can public schools in America be saved? This book considers theory, current practice, and the common school ideal through a historical lens to arrive at practical suggestions for reforming contemporary public education"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fife, Brian L
Dewey number
371.010973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA212
LC item number
.F48 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public schools
  • Education
  • Educational change
Label
Old school still matters : lessons from history to reform public education in America, Brian L. Fife
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Horace Mann and the common school ideology -- The market-based ideology and politics of the conservative right -- Education and the politics of federalism -- Education and the politics of consumerism and conservatism -- Education in the early twenty-first century -- Citizenship in a republican form of government in the twenty-first century -- Education: a public good worth defending -- Blueprint for progressive reform
Control code
ocn823041568
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 331 pages
Isbn
9780313398094
Lccn
2013010545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)823041568
Label
Old school still matters : lessons from history to reform public education in America, Brian L. Fife
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Horace Mann and the common school ideology -- The market-based ideology and politics of the conservative right -- Education and the politics of federalism -- Education and the politics of consumerism and conservatism -- Education in the early twenty-first century -- Citizenship in a republican form of government in the twenty-first century -- Education: a public good worth defending -- Blueprint for progressive reform
Control code
ocn823041568
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 331 pages
Isbn
9780313398094
Lccn
2013010545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)823041568

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