History and Social Foundations of American Education, The

History and Social Foundations of American Education, The, 10th edition

  • John D Pulliam, 
  • James J Van Patten

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Overview

The History and Social Foundations of American Education addresses the social, historical and philosophical foundations of American education and the impact on our society, both past and present. It also serves as a quick reference to the people, events and movements that have shaped the nation's education system.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2013

ISBN-13: 9780137618361

Subject: Foundations of Education

Category: Historical Foundations of Education

Table of contents

Chapter 1 Introduction: Applying History to Education Today
Chapter 2 Shaping the Schools: Philosophical and Psychological Foundations
Chapter 3 American Education: Our European Heritage and the Colonial Influence
Chapter 4 American Education: The American Revolution
Chapter 5 American Education: 1812-1865
Chapter 6 American Education: 1865-1918
Chapter 7 Development of Modern American Education After 1918
Chapter 8 American Education: 1960-2000
Chapter 9 Educational Reform After 1980: The Search for Excellence
Chapter 10 Issues in Modern American Education
Chapter 11 Globalization, Trends, and Gaining Perspective
General Annotated Bibliography

Index

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