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ERIC Number: EJ545358
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-8723
"Modernism Gone Mad": Sex Education Comes to Chicago, 1913.
Moran, Jeffrey P.
Journal of American History, v83 n2 p481-513 Sep 1996
Recounts the battle over the first attempt in U.S. history to implement sex education in a citywide system of public schools. Frames this conflict as part of an ongoing collision between progressive, social science-oriented reformers and a traditionalist populace. Discusses the reform movement's shift from moral to scientific authority. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)