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Athleticism in the Victorian and Edwardian Public School: The Emergence and Consolidation of an Educational Ideology

by Mangan, J. A.

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2008
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9780521090391
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2008. This is the first major study of the ethos of games, known as athleticism, that obsessed Victorian and Edwardian public schools and dominated the lives of many school boys; it traces the growth and consolidation of this once powerful ideology and investigates the means by which it was created and sustained;… Read more
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On the Future of Our Educational Institutions; Homer and Classical Philology (The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche, Volume 3)

by Nietzsche, Friedrich; Kennedy, J. M. (translator); Levy, Oscar (editor)

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Published
1964
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Russell & Russell, 1964. This volume includes two works: On the Future of our Educational Institutions consists of five lectures delivered by Nietzsche as Professor of Classical Philology at Bale Unniversity which express his criticism of German education for its neglect of culture; Homer and Classical Philology was his inaugural address at Bale University which… Read more
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A University and a Neighborhood: University of Southern California in Los Angeles, 1880-1984

by Roseman; Curtis C.; Wallach; Ruth; Taube; Dace; McCann, Linda; DeVerteuil; Geoffrey; Zachary, Claude

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Published
2006
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First Edition
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9781932800203
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Los Angeles, CA U.S.A.: Figueroa Press, 2006. This is an illustrated history of the University of Southern California and its surrounding neighborhood, with large black & white and color photographs on nearly every page, maps of the campus and the neighborhood, and a 21st century neighborhood profile (orange laminated cover with black & white photo of the university area; a… Read more
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Women's Studies Then and Now (Women's Studies Quarterly, Volume XXX, Numbers 3 & 4, Fall/Winter 2002)

by Fish, Cheryl J.; Lin, Yi-Chun Tricia (editors)

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2002
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9781558614055
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Feminist Press at City University of New York, 2002. This issue of the journal Women's Studies Quarterly continues the discussion of issues raised at the conference Then and Now: The Politics of Women's Studies at City University of New York's Graduate Center in 2000, and includes essays that examine women's studies programs; the first section, Women's… Read more
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Travel Notes from the New Literacy Studies: Instances of Practice (New Perspectives on Language and Education)

by Pahl, Kate; Rowsell, Jennifer (editors)

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2006
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Very Good
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9781853598616
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Clevedon, Engand, U.K.: Multilingual Matters, 2006. This collection of studies from around the world shows how the emerging discipline of the New Literacy Studies can be translated into practice; each study looks at the intersection between multimodality and New Literacy Studies through observed instances of practice (pictorial cover has very slight edge wear & corner creases; otherwise a bright, clean,… Read more
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A Path to Understanding

by Kramer, Stella

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Published
1933
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New York, NY, U.S.A., 1933. This book, by the author of two works on the history of the English craft guilds, is a critique of the system of higher education, in particular the elective system, and a proposal for a coherent course of study (green cloth with gold lettering, bright on the front cover, faded on the spine, rubbed on… Read more
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Theories of Education: Studies of Significant Innovation in Western Educational Thought

by Bowen, James

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780471092124
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Sydney, Australia: John Wiley and Sons Australasia, 1974. This book provides an introduction to the philosophy and theory of education through a systematic analysis of the major educational theories; in nine sections of commentary and readings, it covers the spectrum of educational thought from the traditional positions of Plato and Aristotle, through the opposed progressive positions of Rousseau and Dewey,… Read more
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Incentives and Planning in Social Policy: Studies in Health, Education, and Welfare

by Stein, Bruno; Miller, S. M. (editors)

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Published
1973
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780202060583
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Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: Aldine Publishing Company, 1973. This book is the outcome of a project conducted at New York University and supported by the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare to produce academic research on social policy questions with particular emphasis on the infomation needs of government policy-makers; six of the studies were selected and rewritten for this book… Read more
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Children's Early Text Construction

by Pontecorvo, Clotilde (editor); Orsolini, Margherita (editor); Burge, Barbara (editor); Resnick, Lauren B. (editor)

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Published
1996
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As New
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First Edition
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9780805815047
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Mahwah, NJ, U.S.A.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1996. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.
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