Growing Up in Norman Rockwell's America

Growing Up in Norman Rockwell's America

by James J. Asher
     
 

If you are curious what it is like growing up in a huge industrial city like Detroit during the Great Depression and World War II, this book will inspire you.

If you are curious about being a student in Catholic elementary and high schools in America during the 1930s and 40s, you will enjoy this story.

If you are curious what it was like being an American

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If you are curious what it is like growing up in a huge industrial city like Detroit during the Great Depression and World War II, this book will inspire you.

If you are curious about being a student in Catholic elementary and high schools in America during the 1930s and 40s, you will enjoy this story.

If you are curious what it was like being an American soldier during the Korean War, this book will surprise you.


About the author:

Dr. James J. Asher is emeritus professor of industrial psychology and statistics, and former associate dean at San Jose State University, founded in 1857 before the Civil War as the oldest public university in California.

He has degrees from the University of New Mexico and the University of Houston with six postdoctoral fellowships at the University of Washington (Linguistics), Stanford University (Research in Educational Psychology), and the Defense Language Institute (Arabic).

His psycholinguistic research to develop the Total Physical Response, known worldwide to language instructors as TPR, has been funded by grants from the Office of Education, the Office of Naval Research, the Department of Defense, and the State of California.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560185291
Publisher:
Sky Oaks Productions
Publication date:
02/13/2012
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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