Homeschool: An American History

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Homeschool: An American History

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This book provides a lively account of one of the most important and overlooked themes in American education. Beginning in the colonial period and working to the present, Gaither describes in rich detail how the home has been used as the base for education of all kinds. The last five chapters focus especially on the modern homeschooling movement and offer the most comprehensive and authoritative account of it ever written. Readers will learn how and why homeschooling emerged when it did, where it has been, and where it may be going. The second edition has been thoroughly revised to incorporate the most recent scholarship on the topic and to provide comprehensive coverage of recent trends.

ISBN

9781349950553

Publication Date

6-15-2008

Publisher

Palgrave

City

New York, NY

Keywords

homeschooling, education, history, messiah college, messiah university

Disciplines

Curriculum and Instruction | Educational Methods | Other Education | United States History

Homeschool: An American History

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