Forging the American Curriculum: Essays in Curriculum History and Theory

Forging the American Curriculum: Essays in Curriculum History and Theory

by Herbert M. Kliebard

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ISBN-13: 9780429838934
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/03/2018
Series: Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 238
File size: 315 KB

About the Author

Herbert M. Kliebard was a historian of education and professor emeritus at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He is best known for his 1995 book, The Struggle for the American Curriculum.

Table of Contents

Introduction Part 1: Essays in Curriculum History  1. The Decline of Humanistic Studies in the American School Curriculum (1984)  2. The Liberal Arts Curriculum and Its Enemies: The Effort to Redefine General Education (1988)  3. Keeping Out of Nature’s Way: The Rise and Fall of Child Study as the Basis for Curriculum, 1880-1905 (1992)  4. Dewey and the Herbartians: The Genesis of a Theory of Curriculum (1981)  5. The Rise of Scientific Curriculum-Making and its Aftermath (1975)  6. Success and Failure in Educational Reform: Are There Historical ‘Lessons’? (1989)  Part 2: Essays in Curriculum Theory  7. Bureaucracy and Curriculum Theory (1971)  8. What Is the Question in Teacher Education? (1973)  9. The Tyler Rationale (1970)  10. Curriculum Theory: Give Me a "For Instance" (1976)  11. Vocational Education as Symbolic Action: Connecting Schooling with the Workplace (1990)  12. Curriculum Theory as Metaphor (1982)

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