Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy, and Culture of Schooling

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Psychology Press, 2002 - Education - 522 pages
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Sharpes' approach synthesizes historical, philosophical, and cultural standpoints. The text contains practical teaching applications alongside theory and an integrated emphasis of diversity and other multicultural themes. It also covers the history of schooling from ancient times to the present, including biographies of major non-Western figures as well as the canon of educational innovators.
  

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Contents

Education and the Social Sciences
1
The Ancient Educational Heritage
19
Education in Classical Greece
49
Educational Ideas and Practices in the Classical Roman Period
79
Education in the Middle Ages
107
The Reformation Renaissance and Education
153
Philosophy and Science during the Enlightenment
209
Education in Colonial and Revolutionary America
253
Asian American History and Culture
357
Native Americans and Education
373
Modern Educational Philosophies
399
Nineteenth and TwentiethCentury
431
Contemporary American Education
451
References
483
Subject Index
513
Name Index
519

AfricanAmerican History and Culture
297
Hispanic American History and Culture
337

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