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ERIC Number: EJ493955
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0018-2680
Emma Willard's Idea Put to the Test: The Consequences of State Support of Female Education in New York, 1819-67.
Beadie, Nancy
History of Education Quarterly, v33 n4 p543-62 Win 1993
Describes the role of Emma Willard in encouraging the New York State legislature to provide state support for women's education. Discusses political and social issues in the mid-1800s and Willard's vision of a separate system of higher education for women. Outlines establishment of teacher education programs. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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