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The Resource Dumbing us down : the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling, John Taylor Gatto ; foreword by Thomas Moore

Dumbing us down : the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling, John Taylor Gatto ; foreword by Thomas Moore

Label
Dumbing us down : the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling
Title
Dumbing us down
Title remainder
the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling
Statement of responsibility
John Taylor Gatto ; foreword by Thomas Moore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains essays and speeches in which John Gatto, a teacher in Manhattan's public schools for twenty-six years, explains why he believes public schools are failures, and discusses what children need to get a valuable education
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gatto, John Taylor
Dewey number
370/.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
LA2317.G33
LC item number
A3 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gatto, John Taylor
  • Educators
  • Education
  • Educational sociology
  • Education, Compulsory
  • Education
Label
Dumbing us down : the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling, John Taylor Gatto ; foreword by Thomas Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the Second Edition / by David Albert -- Publisher's note from the First Edition -- About the author -- The seven-lesson schoolteacher -- The psychopathic school -- The green Monongahela -- We need less school, not more -- The congregational principle -- Afterword: to the Tenth Anniversary Edition -- Postscript 2005 from the publisher
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 106 pages
Isbn
9780865714489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm58052621
  • (OCoLC)58052621
  • 1352421
Label
Dumbing us down : the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling, John Taylor Gatto ; foreword by Thomas Moore
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the Second Edition / by David Albert -- Publisher's note from the First Edition -- About the author -- The seven-lesson schoolteacher -- The psychopathic school -- The green Monongahela -- We need less school, not more -- The congregational principle -- Afterword: to the Tenth Anniversary Edition -- Postscript 2005 from the publisher
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 106 pages
Isbn
9780865714489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm58052621
  • (OCoLC)58052621
  • 1352421

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