9780226038476-0226038475-Begin Here: The Forgotten Conditions of Teaching and Learning

Begin Here: The Forgotten Conditions of Teaching and Learning

ISBN-13: 9780226038476
ISBN-10: 0226038475
Author: Barzun, Jacques
Publication date: 1992
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
Format: Paperback 229 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780226038476
ISBN-10: 0226038475
Author: Barzun, Jacques
Publication date: 1992
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
Format: Paperback 229 pages

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Acknowledged authors Barzun, Jacques wrote Begin Here: The Forgotten Conditions of Teaching and Learning comprising 229 pages back in 1992. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0226038475 and 9780226038476. Since then Begin Here: The Forgotten Conditions of Teaching and Learning textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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In this powerful, eloquent, and timely book, Jacques Barzun offers guidance for resolving the crisis in America's schools and colleges. Drawing on a lifetime of distinguished teaching, he issues a clear call to action for improving what goes on in America's classrooms. The result is an extraordinarily fresh, sensible, and practical program for better schools.

"It is difficult to imagine a more pungent, perceptive or eloquent commentary on contemporary American education than this collection of 15 pieces by Jacques Barzun."—Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World

"Mr. Barzun's style is elegant, distinctive, philosophically consistent and much better-humored than that of many contemporary invective-hurlers."—David Alexander, New York Times Book Review

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