Lessons in Progress by Michael Dennis
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Lessons in Progress
By Michael Dennis

Lessons in Progress

State Universities and Progressivism in the New South, 1880-1920

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Lessons in Progress by Michael Dennis

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How progressivism transformed higher education in the New South by focusing on practical, utilitarian education, creating a vast educational bureaucracy, and making the universities into instruments of the state.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780252026171
ISBN-10: 0252026179
Format: Hardback
(5830mm x 3895mm x 712mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: University of Illinois Press
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publish Date: 5-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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