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Public education in the United States : from Revolution to reform / R. Freeman Butts.


New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1978] .
ISBN 9780030136566, 0030136563

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George Washington
Gelman stacks
LA 212 .B84 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
LA212 .B84 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
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Subjects Openbaar onderwijs.
Public schools -- United States -- History.
Public schools.
United States.
Description xi, 436 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
©1978
Notes Includes indexes.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-421).
Contents Public education in the formation of political community -- The educational dream: Unum -- The educational reality: Pluribus -- The common school: Palladium of the republic -- Segmental pluralisms: religious and ethnic -- Disjunctive pluralisms: racial and regional -- Push toward coherence: efficiency and discipline -- Pull of differentiations: individualism and vocationalism -- Pathologies of pluralism: nativism and racism -- The search for freedom -- The search for equality -- The search for community.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3482263
(OCoLC)ocm03482263
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Butts, R. Freeman 1910-
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