Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know
In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - aevaughn - LibraryThing
This book should be utilized as a basis to restructure the curriculum of education at the elementary and middle school level within the US. It is clear that in general Americans lack the necessary knowledge to understand discourse on serious subjects in an easy manner. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - homeofharris - LibraryThing
This should be taught in EVERY college english class if not high school! Read full review