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作者 Reynolds, David R
書名 There goes the neighborhood : rural school consolidation at the grass roots in early twentieth-century Iowa / David R. Reynolds
出版項 Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 1999
國際標準書號 0877456933
9780877456933
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  379.1535 R333 1999    在架上    30500101044777
說明 xii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-298) and index
pt. I. Theoretical and Historical Contexts. 1. Introduction: Placing Rural Education Reform. 2. Family, Neighborhood, Church, and School. 3. The Country Life Movement and Moral Landscapes of Modernity. 4. The Political Economy of Public Schools in the Midwest during the Golden Age. 5. Educational Reform in Early Twentieth-Century Iowa -- pt. II. Resistance and Place. 6. Rural Resistance to Consolidation: Who? Why? Where? 7. Rural School Consolidation and the Social Construction of Place: A Case Study of Delaware County. 8. Rural School Consolidation and the Making of Buck Creek. 9. Rural School Consolidation and the Remaking of Buck Creek. Epilogue: Rural School Consolidation -- Misplacing Educational Reform?
"Despite being the centerpiece of rural educational reform for most of the twentieth century, rural school consolidation has received remarkably little scholarly attention. Now in There Goes the Neighborhood David Reynolds remedies this situation by examining the rural school consolidation movement in that most midwestern of midwestern states, Iowa."--BOOK JACKET. "Combining social and oral history, modern social theory, historical geography, and ethnography, There Goes the Neighborhood is the most authoritative analysis to date of the politics, geography, and social history of rural school consolidation in any state."--Jacket
主題 Schools -- Centralization -- Iowa -- History -- 20th century
Rural schools -- Iowa -- History -- 20th century
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