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Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy, and Culture of Schooling [NOOK Book]

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Sharpes' approach synthesizes historical, philosophical, and cultural standpoints. The text contains practical teaching applications alongside theory and an integrated emphasis of diversity and other multicultural themes. It also covers the history of schooling from ancient times to the present, including biographies of major non-Western figures as well as the canon of educational innovators.
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Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy, and Culture of Schooling

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Overview

Sharpes' approach synthesizes historical, philosophical, and cultural standpoints. The text contains practical teaching applications alongside theory and an integrated emphasis of diversity and other multicultural themes. It also covers the history of schooling from ancient times to the present, including biographies of major non-Western figures as well as the canon of educational innovators.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781135720650
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/11/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 368
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Outline
1 Education and the Social Sciences 1
2 The Ancient Educational Heritage 19
3 Education in Classical Greece 49
4 Educational Ideas and Practices in the Classical Roman Period 79
5 Education in the Middle Ages 107
6 The Reformation, Renaissance, and Education 153
7 Philosophy and Science during the Enlightenment 209
8 Education in Colonial and Revolutionary America 253
9 African-American History and Culture 297
10 Hispanic American History and Culture 337
11 Asian American History and Culture 357
12 Native Americans and Education 373
13 Modern Educational Philosophies 399
14 Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Educational Trends 431
15 Contemporary American Education 451
References 483
Subject Index 513
Name Index 519
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