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The other school reformers : conservative activism in American education / Adam Laats
Bib ID 6808412
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Author
Laats, Adam, author
 
Online Access
Description Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2015 
1 online resource (313 pages.) : 
ISBN 0674735900
9780674735903
Invalid ISBN 0674416716
9780674416710
Full contents
  • Introduction: progressives in a strange land
  • What does Jesus have to do with phonics? Understanding educational conservatism
  • Monkeys, morality, and modern America: conservative educational activism in the Scopes era
  • Pulling the Rugg out: textbooks and the American way
  • Rich, Republican, and reactionary: Pasadena's revolt against progressivism
  • Save the children: Kanawha County in the age of malaise
  • Conservatism and American education.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Description based on print version record.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web. 
Subjects Conservatism -- United States.  |  Education -- Political aspects -- United States.  |  Educational change -- United States.
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