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Learning History In America: Schools, Cultures, and Politics Lloyd S. Kramer

Learning History In America: Schools, Cultures, and Politics

Lloyd S. Kramer

Published January 10th 1994
ISBN : 9780816623648
Paperback
240 pages
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 About the Book 

The essays in this book, like all other texts, have been written in a historical context that shapes both the themes and the prose styles of the authors. A close reading of these texts would in fact lead to many overlapping contexts of politics,MoreThe essays in this book, like all other texts, have been written in a historical context that shapes both the themes and the prose styles of the authors. A close reading of these texts would in fact lead to many overlapping contexts of politics, social hierarchies, modern communications, and international relations, but we want to focus briefly on two contextual influences that carry the most obvious connections to this book: the wide-ranging public debate about the proper curriculum for American schools and universities, and the more specific debate among historians about new trends in historical scholarship.