Twenty-five years of American education.

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Arno Press , New York
Education -- United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lect


United S

StatementEdited by I. L. Kandel.
SeriesAmerican education--its men, ideas, and institutions
ContributionsMonroe, Paul, 1869-1947.
LC ClassificationsLA209 .K3 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 469 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4435737M
LC Control Number79089191

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $Author: Ph. Kandel, I. Page - The education needed is one that touches upon the whole range of life, that aims at the formation of good habits and sound principles, that considers the details of each day; that enjoins, in respect to diet, regularity, proper selection, and good cooking; in respect to habits, suitable clothing, exercise, cleanliness of person and quarters, and ventilation; also industry and thrift.

OCLC Number: Notes: Originally written by a group of his former students as a tribute to Paul Monroe upon his completion of 25 years of service to Columbia University Teachers College and to American education.

Twenty-Five Years of American Education: An Interpretation. Adelson, Joseph. This paper explores the ideological changes which have influenced American education during the past 25 years. Gradual shifting of values and fluctuating attitudes are examined in the broad areas of authority, educational theory, the idea of merit, and moral : Joseph Adelson.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Twenty-Five Years of American Education: Collected Essays (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Twenty-Five Years of American Education. OCLC Number: Notes: "The accompanying volume originated in a desire on the part of a number of former students of Dr.

Paul Monroe to show their appreciation of his twenty-five years of service to Teachers college, Columbia university, and to American education."--Preface. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kandel, I.L.

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