Education in the Forming of American Society: Needs and Opportunities for Study

Education in the Forming of American Society: Needs and Opportunities for Study

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by Bernard Bailyn
     
 

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In a pungent revision of the professional educator's school of history, Bailyn traces the cultural context of education in early American society and the evolution of educational standards in the colonies. His analysis ranges beyond formal education to encompass such vital social determinants as the family, apprenticeship, and organized religion.

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In a pungent revision of the professional educator's school of history, Bailyn traces the cultural context of education in early American society and the evolution of educational standards in the colonies. His analysis ranges beyond formal education to encompass such vital social determinants as the family, apprenticeship, and organized religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807840474
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
01/01/1960
Series:
Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Meet the Author

Bernard Bailyn, Adams University Professor at Harvard University, is author of numerous books, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Voyagers to the West: A Passage in the Peopling of America on the Eve of the Revolution.

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