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ERIC Number: EJ322739
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Pure and Sound Government: Laboratories, Playing Fields, and Gymnasia in the Nineteenth-Century Search for Order.
Owens, Larry
ISIS, v76 n282 p182-94 Jun 1985
Explores the changing culture of the American college (and the science adapted to that culture) from three different perspectives: (1) the Johns Hopkins University laboratory; (2) the playing fields of Yale University (which constituted a republic harbored within the bastions of conservative academia); and (3) the gymnasium at Harvard. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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