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Publishing : a leap from mind to mind

Author: Harold T Miller
Publisher: Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told by the people who lived it and made it happen, this is the story of the independent publishing firm of Houghton Mifflin from World War II through the 1990s.

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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, Harold T.
Publishing.
Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., ©2003
(OCoLC)606363173
Online version:
Miller, Harold T.
Publishing.
Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., ©2003
(OCoLC)607164658
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold T Miller
ISBN: 1555914071 9781555914073
OCLC Number: 51900551
Description: xvi, 316 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: On Reading / Rocky Stinehour vii --
Chapter 1 Houghton's Culture: How It Evolved 1 --
Chapter 2 Betting the House of Houghton on Manuel Fenollosa: How Houghton Mifflin's Educational Division Came into Its Own 21 --
Chapter 3 Preaching the Gospel: The Houghton Mifflin Teaching/Learning Approach to Reading 33 --
Chapter 4 State Textbook Adoptions: How They Worked and How They Affected Publishing 41 --
Chapter 5 What Was It Like to Revise a Reading Program?: A Group Discussion 73 --
Chapter 6 A Generation of Great Creators: Publishing Children's Literature 105 --
Chapter 7 Using What Pupils Know to Teach New Concepts: Mathematics Instruction 127 --
Chapter 8 Kill the Messenger: Standardized Tests 157 --
Chapter 9 A Growing, Changing Phenomenon: College Publishing 211 --
Chapter 10 Independence: How We Protected It and Why 259.
Responsibility: Harold T. Miller.
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