Norms & Nobility: A Treatise on Education

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Rowman & Littlefield, 1991 - Education - 167 pages
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The author argues that virtue is the fruit of learning and should be taught in the classroom. The second half of the book includes a proposed curriculum with work ranging from maths, sciences, art, languages, humane letters to physical education and the problems of knowledge and faith.

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Review: Norms and Nobility: A Treatise on Education

User Review  - Sheri - Goodreads

Finally finished this book! I feel like I only scratched the surface though and I know I must read it again. I am inspired and wish I had read it at the beginning of my homeschooling journey rather than at the end. Read full review

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User Review  - Scott Gercken - Goodreads

While this book was originally written in 1981, it is just as incisive and compelling in 2015 as it likely was then. Hicks delves into the root problems in modern American schooling citing the ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter
17
A CURRICULUM PROPOSAL WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN
107
SOME QUESTIONS AND ASSUMPTIONS
122
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Hicks is the president of Darlington School in Rome, Georgia.

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