The transformation of the school: progressivism in American education, 1876-1957

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Knopf, 1961 - Education - 387 pages
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Definitive history of the Progressive Education Movement, from its beginnings in the 1870's to its collapse during the years from 1940 to 1957.

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User Review  - carterchristian1 - LibraryThing

This was one of the textbooks assigned by Wayne Urgan in 1976 when I was in his History of Education class at Georgia State University. It is an outstanding introduction to American education ... Read full review

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Two words for this book: DRY and DENSE. I was actually relieved when I finally finished it. At the same time I found it quite impressive. Cremin knows literally every last detail about Progressives ... Read full review

Contents

Education and Industry
23
Culture and Community
58
Science Darwinism and Education
90
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