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The Hope for American School Reform

The Cold War Pursuit of Inquiry Learning in Social Studies

  • Ronald W. Evans
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction: Persistent Dilemmas of Curriculum Improvement

  3. The Cold War Origins of Curriculum Reform

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Ronald W. Evans
      Pages 9-34
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  4. From Woods Hole to Project Social Studies: Emergence of a Reform

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
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  5. Into the Schools

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
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  6. Considering Alternatives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 221-265

About this book

Introduction

The Hope of American School Reform tells the story of the origins of the reform in science and math education. The book is drawn, in part, on new research from previously untapped archival sources. The aim of this work is to contribute to our understanding of a major effort to reform school curricula.

Keywords

Curricula curriculum education learning school

Authors and affiliations

  • Ronald W. Evans
    • 1
  1. 1.San DiegoUSA

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