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The Great Depression and Educational Reform

Robert J. Kaczorowski

in Fordham University School of Law: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823239559
eISBN:
9780823239597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239559.003.0004
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter 4 explains Dean Wilkinson’s leadership in legal education reform within the American Bar Association and the New York state bar during the 1920s and 1930s and the impact of the Great ... More


Education

Emma Griffin

in Liberty's Dawn: A People's History of the Industrial Revolution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300151800
eISBN:
9780300194814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300151800.003.0007
Subject:
History, Economic History

A combination of poverty and industrialization prevented ordinary working people in Britain from attending school. The industrial revolution forced children to find employment at a very young age, ... More


The Workforce

Robert Banham

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume II: 1780 to 1896

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199543151
eISBN:
9780191772337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543151.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the working lives and social activities of the men, women, and boys employed in the Clarendon Building and the University Press Building in Walton Street, Jericho, and on the ... More


Constructing National Consciousness: Educating and Disciplining Peasants’ Minds

Albert L. Park

in Building a Heaven on Earth: Religion, Activism, and Protest in Japanese Occupied Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839659
eISBN:
9780824869434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839659.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

Chapter 6 looks at the three movements’ educational campaigns to help peasants imagine new spiritual communities, visualize and anticipate an agrarian modernism, and acquire the skills and knowledge ... More


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