The American model of state and school : an historical inquiry / Charles L. Glenn
- Glenn, Charles Leslie, 1938-
- New York : Continuum, 
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- Physical Description:
- 267 pages ; 24 cm
- Introduction : Weaknesses and strengths of the American model of schooling -- Colonial background -- The idea of forming citizens -- Religion as source of cooperation -- Schooling and local democracy -- Schooling as protection for society -- Toward the educator-state -- Religion as source of conflict -- Redefining the teacher -- The educators find their prophet -- Concluding reflections.
- 9781441188427 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1441188428 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781441135308 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1441135308 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages -262) and index.
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