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Dumbing down our kids : why American children feel good about themselves but can't read, write, or add

Dumbing down our kids : why American children feel good about themselves but can't read, write, or add (Loan 2 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Sykes, Charles J., 1954-.
Title Statement
Dumbing down our kids : why American children feel good about themselves but can't read, write, or add / by Charles J. Sykes.
Publication, Distribution, etc
New York :   St. Martin's Griffin,   1996, c1995.  
Physical Medium
x, 341 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0312148232 (pbk.)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [298]-326) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Education, Secondary -- United States -- Evaluation. Academic achievement -- United States -- Evaluation.
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245 1 0 ▼a Dumbing down our kids : ▼b why American children feel good about themselves but can't read, write, or add / ▼c by Charles J. Sykes.
260 ▼a New York : ▼b St. Martin's Griffin, ▼c 1996, c1995.
300 ▼a x, 341 p. ; ▼c 24 cm.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. [298]-326) and index.
650 0 ▼a Education, Secondary ▼z United States ▼x Evaluation.
650 0 ▼a Academic achievement ▼z United States ▼x Evaluation.
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Holdings Information

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Contents information

Book Introduction

Offers an expose of American public education, charging that faddish educational theories and the drive to inflate students' self-esteem are causing standards to decline


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