skip to content
The end of education : redefining the value of school Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The end of education : redefining the value of school

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In this comprehensive response to the education crisis, the author of Teaching as a Subversive Activity returns to the subject that established his reputation as one of our most insightful social critics. Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Postman, Neil.
End of education.
New York : Knopf, 1995
(OCoLC)631845566
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Postman
ISBN: 0679430067 9780679430063
OCLC Number: 31708036
Description: xi, 209 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The necessity of gods --
Some gods that fail --
Some new gods that fail --
Gods that may serve --
The spaceship Earth --
The fallen angel --
The American experiment --
The law of diversity --
The word weavers/the world makers.
Responsibility: Neil Postman.
More information:

Abstract:

In this comprehensive response to the education crisis, the author of Teaching as a Subversive Activity returns to the subject that established his reputation as one of our most insightful social critics. Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31708036>
library:oclcnum"31708036"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/31708036>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/903371>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Education--Aims and objectives."@en
schema:name"Educational change"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1995"
schema:description"The necessity of gods -- Some gods that fail -- Some new gods that fail -- Gods that may serve -- The spaceship Earth -- The fallen angel -- The American experiment -- The law of diversity -- The word weavers/the world makers."@en
schema:description"In this comprehensive response to the education crisis, the author of Teaching as a Subversive Activity returns to the subject that established his reputation as one of our most insightful social critics. Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/221723>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The end of education : redefining the value of school"@en
schema:numberOfPages"209"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.