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Author: Debra Meyers; Burke Miller
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2009.
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Inequity in Education represents the latest scholarship investigating issues of race, class, ethnicity, religion, gender, and national identity formation that influenced education in America throughout its history. Targeting sophisticated undergraduates along with graduate students and specialists, this exciting new collection will capitalize on the growing interest in the historical foundations of the problems  Read more...
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History
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Inequity in education.
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2009
(DLC) 2009023171
(OCoLC)396192093
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Debra Meyers; Burke Miller
ISBN: 9780739133996 0739133993 0739133977 9780739133972
OCLC Number: 665836435
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 276 pages)
Contents: The unequal status of children in American educational history : historiographical reflections and theoretical possibilities / Joshua Garrison --
In their words : the right to control one's learning --
The cornerstone of the republic : George Washington and the national university / Ryan Staude --
In their words : a national university --
No acknowledged standard : the female seminary curriculum of the early nineteenth century / Emily Conroy-Krutz --
In their words : the Troy Female Seminary and curriculum --
The training an orphan requires : education in nineteenth-century New York City orphan asylums / Sarah Mulhall Adelman --
In their words : education in the Orphans Home and Asylum --
The idea of integration in the age of Horace Mann / Chris Beneke --
In their words : Charles Sumner argues school equality --
The race problem and American education in the early twentieth century / Tracy L. Steffes --
In their words : First Mohonk Conference on the Negro Question, 1890 --
Vocational education, work culture, and the children of European immigrants during the 1930s / Ivan Greenberg --
In their words : Max Weber --
The "separate but equal" schools of Monongalia County, West Virginia's coal mining communities / Connie Park Rice --
In their words : African American students in WPA schools --
Christian day schools and the transformation of conservative evangelical Protestant educational activism, 1962-1990 / Ada Laats --
In their words : prayer and Bible in public schools --
The Austin T.E.A. party : homeschooling controversy in Texas, 1986-1994 / Ryan McIlhenny --
In their words : The Houston Chronicle, June 16, 1994 --
Changing visions for Jesuit high schools in America : the case of Campion Jesuit High School, 1965-1975 / Casey C. Beaumier --
In their words : Document on Christian Education (Gravissimum Edeucationis), October 28, 1965 --
The National Education Association : champion of equality in education or roadblock to change? / Jennifer Heth --
In their words : "Woman's work in education," 1885.
Responsibility: edited by Debra Meyers and Burke Miller.

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Inequity in Education represents the latest scholarship investigating issues of race, class, ethnicity, religion, gender, and national identity formation that influenced education in America throughout its history. Targeting sophisticated undergraduates along with graduate students and specialists, this exciting new collection will capitalize on the growing interest in the historical foundations of the problems facing our schools today. This collection of cutting-edge essays and primary source documents represents a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives that will appeal to b.

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