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The Resource The end of education : redefining the value of school, Neil Postman

The end of education : redefining the value of school, Neil Postman

Label
The end of education : redefining the value of school
Title
The end of education
Title remainder
redefining the value of school
Statement of responsibility
Neil Postman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critical analysis of American education states that poor motivational techniques and a lack of focus are at the core of most problems and offers four methods that can be implemented to promote education reform
Summary
A critical analysis of American education states that poor motivational techniques and a lack of focus are at the core of most problems and offers four methods that can be implemented to promote education reform
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1996.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1995.
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155441
Cataloging source
RDC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Postman, Neil
Dewey number
370/.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Educational change
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education
  • Educational change
  • United States
  • Onderwijs
  • Doelstellingen
  • Erziehungsziel
  • Evaluation
  • USA
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
redefining the value of school
Label
The end of education : redefining the value of school, Neil Postman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The necessity of gods -- Some gods that fail -- Some new gods that fail -- Gods that may serve -- The spaceship Earth -- The fallen angel -- The American experiment -- The law of diversity -- The word weavers/The world makers
Control code
ocm35855556
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Isbn
9780679750314
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
94046605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)35855556
Label
The end of education : redefining the value of school, Neil Postman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The necessity of gods -- Some gods that fail -- Some new gods that fail -- Gods that may serve -- The spaceship Earth -- The fallen angel -- The American experiment -- The law of diversity -- The word weavers/The world makers
Control code
ocm35855556
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Isbn
9780679750314
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
94046605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)35855556

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