Joins other volumes in the series offering primary literature focusing on a specific topic and time period to be used as a one-week reading assignment for a college course in social history. Stearns (history, Carnegie Mellon U.) describes the birth of modern education; outlines issues of coeducation and state- sponsored schools; and compares the experience and policies in Japan, the US, and France. The documents range from government propaganda to students' memoirs. Distributed by St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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