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The Story of Emerson College
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Michael Spence
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-14 - Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing

In this first biography of Emerson, he gives a vivid picture of how the college came to be such a special place. But this is not a dry history of an organisation: it is brought to life with vibrant descriptions of many people, including the colleges founders Francis and Elizabeth
Waldorf Schools and the History of Steiner Education
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Thomas Stehlik
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book marks the centenary of the first Waldorf School, established by Rudolf Steiner in Stuttgart in 1919. With around 1,150 Waldorf Schools and over 1,800 Waldorf Kindergartens established in over 60 countries, this book examines and analyses how the initial impulse of Steiner education has grown over the last
Sight, Sound and Text in the History of Education
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Jody Crutchley, Stephen Parker, Siân Roberts
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume contributes to the study of ‘new’ sonic and visual sources and their intertextual relationship with the documentary, as well as traditional understandings of ‘text’, in the history of education. It both presents case studies of research and points to new avenues of further research. This volume arose from
Open it Up!
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Peter Allard, Ellen Allard, Aliya Cheskis-Cotel, Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Gwen Mayer Samuels
Categories: Activity programs in education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Behrman House, Inc

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American Sympathy
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Caleb Crain
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

“A friend in history,” Henry David Thoreau once wrote, “looks like some premature soul.” And in the history of friendship in early America, Caleb Crain sees the soul of the nation’s literature. In a sensitive analysis that weaves together literary criticism and historical narrative, Crain describes the strong friendships between