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Author Weiler, Kathleen
Title Democracy and schooling in California : the legacy of Helen Heffernan and Corinne Seeds / Kathleen Weiler
Imprint New York ; Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  LA243 .W45 2011    AVAILABLE    30610020411104
Edition 1st ed
Descript xviii, 286 p. ; 25 cm
Series Historical studies in education
Historical studies in education
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-271) and index
Introduction -- Working girls of the golden west -- The child and the curriculum -- Dare the school build a new social order? -- Was progressive education progressive? -- Love and war -- Prejudice -- The battle of Westwood Hills -- Exporting democracy/defending democracy -- Progressive education is subverting America -- How to teach the California child -- Epilogue: the long retreat from democratic education
Subject Education -- California -- History
Progressive education -- California -- History
Democracy and education -- California
Heffernan, Helen, 1896-
Seeds, Corinne A. (Corinne Aldine), 1889-1969
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