ERIC Number: EJ527493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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The Social Philosophy of Public Education.
Bergen, Timothy J., Jr.
School Business Affairs, v62 n6 p22-27 Jun 1996
Traces the history of education in America as it moved from a theological basis in colonial times to a current scientific basis. Explains that throughout history education has been the subject of much debate, and behind each proposal for school reform lie assumptions about the nature of the universe, human life, and society. (16 references) (MLF)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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