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The Resource Thinking about schools : a foundations of education reader, [edited by] Eleanor Blair Hilty, (electronic resource)

Thinking about schools : a foundations of education reader, [edited by] Eleanor Blair Hilty, (electronic resource)

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Thinking about schools : a foundations of education reader
Title
Thinking about schools
Title remainder
a foundations of education reader
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[edited by] Eleanor Blair Hilty
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Language
eng
Summary
"Designed specifically for students with little or no education background, Thinking About Schools is an essential collection of classic and contemporary readings that provides a complete, balanced overview of educational foundations. Anchored in classic scholarship from the 1960s to today, this book also incorporates a number of thought-provoking popular essays that will engage students and encourage critical thinking about vital issues concerning the purpose of education, curriculum content, the roles and responsibilities of students and teachers, and new directions for education in the twenty-first century. In addition to selecting each reading for its impact and accessibility, editor Eleanor Blair Hilty further promotes student comprehension by including introductions, discussion questions, guides to further reading, and related resources for each of the five parts"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
Dewey number
370.973
LC call number
LA212
LC item number
.T46 2011
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Blair, Eleanor
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  • Education
  • Public schools
  • EDUCATION / General
  • EDUCATION / Essays
  • EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects
  • EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General
  • EDUCATION / Comparative
Label
Thinking about schools : a foundations of education reader, [edited by] Eleanor Blair Hilty, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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OCM1bookssj0000541915
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unknown
Isbn
9780813344904
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010050376
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remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0000541915
Label
Thinking about schools : a foundations of education reader, [edited by] Eleanor Blair Hilty, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000541915
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813344904
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010050376
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000541915

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