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The roots of controversy surrounding better schooling within the US expand deep into the earlier. This unique, incisive heritage is going some distance in providing a wanted feel of viewpoint on present debates over such matters as entry, expenses, educational caliber, social fairness, and curricula. Eminently readable and consistently vigorous, this well timed historic account is certain to be a useful source for assessing the current situation and destiny clients of yank schools and universities.

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