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ERIC Number: EJ169192
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Publication Date: 1977
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An Advocate of Industrial Education
Industrial Education, 66, 7, 22,24, Oct 77
The article presents a brief biography of Francis Wayland, a Baptist minister and president of Brown University from 1827 to 1855, who was instrumental in convincing mid-19th century America to support industrial education. Although not a technologist, Wayland advocated industrialism and public vocational-technical education to improve the quality of life. (MF)
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