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James B. Conant • 35 Items / 18 Articles, 17 Books
Education in a Divided World (1948)
The Function of the Public Schools in Our Unique Society
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Published Reviews
  1. Books in Review
    Education for Common Men (Review)
    Education in a Divided World, by James Bryant Conant
    1. Education in a Divided World by James Bryant Conant
    Commentary, July 1949, pp. 89-91
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    Faith and Knowledge (Review)
    Education in a Divided World, by James Bryant Conant
    1. Education in a Divided World by James Bryant Conant
    The New Republic, January 31, 1949, p. 26
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    Unity by Schooling (Review)
    Education in a Divided World, by James Bryant Conant
    1. Education in a Divided World by James Bryant Conant
    The Saturday Review, November 6, 1948, p. 24
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    Literary Highlights of 1948 (11 Reviews)
    The Divine Comedy, by Lawrence Grant White and Dante Alighieri
    1. The Divine Comedy by Lawrence Grant White and Dante Alighieri
    2. The Taste of Angels by Francis Henry Taylor
    3. Literary History of the United States by Robert E. Spiller, Willard Thorp, and Thomas Herbert Johnson, ...
    4. Education in a Divided World by James Bryant Conant
    5. The Age of the Great Depression, 1929-1941 by Dixon Wecter
    6. The Home Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases by Burton Stevenson
    7. The Story of American Golf by Herbert Warren Wind
    8. The St. Nicholas Anthology by Henry Steele Commager
    9. American Antique Furniture by Edgar G. Miller, Jr.
    10. A Star Called Wormwood by Martha S. Bacon
    11. Physics and Politics by Walter Bagehot
    The Saturday Review, December 25, 1948, p. 22
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    The Schoolman's Den (37 Reviews)
    Important Educational Books of 1948-49
    1. Education and the University by F.R. Leavis
    2. American Studies by Tremaine McDowell
    3. The University of Wisconsin: A History, 1848-1925 by Merle Curti and Vernon Carstensen
    4. Nations in the Mediaeval Universities by Pearl Kibre
    5. The Pacific Era by William Wyatt Davenport
    6. The People's Colleges by Ruby Green Smith
    7. Planning the University Library Building by John Ely Burchard
    8. Wellesley: Part of the American Story by Alice Payne Hackett
    9. Trends in Medical Education by Mahlon Ashford
    10. The Campus of the First State University by Archibald Henderson
    11. The Financial Control of Education in the Consolidated City of New York by Rose N. Cohen
    12. Superintendent and School Board by Ralph V. Hunkins
    13. The Psychology of the Elementary School Child by Lawrence Augustus Averill
    14. Our Teachers Mold Our Nation's Future by Geraldine Saltzberg
    15. Better Learning Through Current Material by Lucien Blair Kinney and Katherine Dresden
    16. Textbooks in Education
    17. Your Part in Your Child's Education by Bess B. Lane
    18. Elmtown's Youth by August B. Hollingshead
    19. Education in a Divided World by James Bryant Conant
    20. Principles of Vocational Education by Franklin J. Keller
    21. Federal Aid to Elementary and Secondary Education by Charles Albert Quattlebaum
    22. Education for Life by John Owen Gross
    23. Crisis in Education by Bernard Iddings Bell
    24. The Impact of the War Upon American Education by Isaac Leon Kandel
    25. Loyalty to Facts by Patterson Wardlow
    26. Religion and Education Under the Constitution by James M. O'Neill
    27. American Freedom and Catholic Power by Paul Blanshard
    28. Life and Education in Early Societies by Thomas Woody
    29. Measuring and Guiding Individual Growth by Ben De Kalb Wood and Ralph Haefner
    30. Behind the Academic Curtain by Archibald MacIntosh
    31. Factors Affecting the Admission of High School Seniors to College by Elmo Roper
    32. On Getting Into College
    33. Guidance Policy and Practice by Robert Hendry Mathewson
    34. Counseling the Individual Student by John W.M. Rothney and Berta A. Roens
    35. Appraising Vocational Fitness by Means of Psychological Tests by Donald E. Super
    36. Education for a New Japan by Robert King Hall
    37. Shushin: The Ethics of a Defeated Nation by Robert King Hall
    The Saturday Review, September 10, 1949, pp. 48-50