The Sandbox Investment: The Preschool Movement and Kids-First Politics

The Sandbox Investment: The Preschool Movement and Kids-First Politics

by David L. Kirp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0674026411

ISBN-13: 9780674026414

Pub. Date: 08/15/2007

Publisher: Harvard University Press

A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year PSP Award for Excellence, Association of American Publishers

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A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year PSP Award for Excellence, Association of American Publishers

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ISBN-13:
9780674026414
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
08/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Before School 1

1 Small Miracles 15

2 Life Way After Preschool 50

3 The Futures Market 76

4 The Imprimatur of Science 93

5 Who Cares for the Children? 136

6 Jump-Starting a Movement 153

7 The Politics of the Un-Dramatic 179

8 English Lessons 226

9 Kids-First Politics 241

Notes 271

Acknowledgments 317

Index 325

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