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Seeking common ground

multidisciplinary studies of immigrant women in the United States
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  • English

Greenwood Press , Westport, Conn
Women immigrants -- United States., United States -- Emigration and immigra

Places

United States, United St

Statementedited by Donna Gabaccia.
SeriesContributions in women"s studies,, no. 129
ContributionsGabaccia, Donna R., 1949-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1421 .S45 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 237 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1707807M
ISBN 100313274835
LC Control Number92009327

A common theme in Seeking Common Ground, what Tyack calls "the search for common ground amid controversy and ethnoreligious diversity" (p. ), is situated around three key issues: 1) the ways in which school leadership attempted to create citizens through schooling, 2) how diversity has been dealt with by school leadership, 3) and the ways in Cited by: The American republic will survive only if its citizens are educated--this was an article of faith of its founders.

But seeking common civic ground in public schools has never been easy in a society where schoolchildren followed different religions, adhered to different cultural traditions, spoke many languages, and were identified as members of different "races."/5. “ Seeking Common Ground eloquently examines how leaders sought to educate citizens, deal with social diversity, and govern schools Amid the current pleas for school reform, it is difficult to pause and reflect on the outcomes of past efforts.

Tyack’s book serves as a reminder of the need to do so in hopes of avoiding history’s mistakes.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The book is a historical look at issues of unity and diversity in public education in the United States Tyack takes us back to the origins of the public system and to the miscellany of church and pay schools that existed at the time Seeking Common Ground is not a polemical book.

Tyack identifies no bad guys, avoids hyperbole, and grounds Brand: Harvard. The American republic will survive only if its citizens are educated—this was an article of faith of its founders. But seeking common civic ground in public schools has never been easy in a society where schoolchildren followed different religions, adhered to different cultural traditions, spoke many languages, and were identified as members of different “races.”.

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