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The Schoolhome

Rethinking Schools for Changing Families

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$38.00 • £33.95 • €34.95

ISBN 9780674792661

Publication Date: 08/11/1995

Short

248 pages

6 x 9 inches

World

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Drawing selectively from reform movements of the past and relating them to the unique needs of today’s parents and children, Jane Martin presents a philosophy of education that is responsive to America’s changed and changing realities. As more and more parents enter the workforce, the historic role of the domestic sphere in the education and development of children is drastically reduced. Consequently, Martin advocates removing the barriers between the school and the home.

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