Education Reference Guide: History of Education, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835281
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835282
  • DDC: 370.973
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 106 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to the different movements and philosophical influences that have shaped the modern education system in the United States. The collection is divided into three parts that overview the study of education, examine the lives and theories of influential philosophers, and review the history and progression of American education.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Epistemology.
2: Sociology of Education.
3: Educational Anthropology.
4: Plato & Education.
5: Aristotle & Realism.
6: John Locke & Education.
7: Karl Marx & Education.
8: Modern European Influences on American Education.
9: The Early Roots of Modern American Education.
10: Education Reform Movements.
11: History of Public Education in the U.S..
12: Minorities & Education in America.
13: Education of Women in the U.S..
14: The G. I. Bill & American Education.
15: History of Teacher Education.
16: The Chautauqua Movement.