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ERIC Number: EJ556223
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0018-2680
In the Irish Tradition: Pre-Revolutionary Academies in America.
Nybakken, Elizabeth
History of Education Quarterly, v37 n2 p163-83 Sum 1997
Argues that many of the colonial religious and political leaders received their advanced schooling in small academies created and run by schoolmasters trained in Ireland and Scotland. Traces the dissemination of Scots-Irish Enlightenment ideas from these academies through their counterparts in colonial America. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland; United Kingdom (Scotland)