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Title Kindergartens and cultures : the global diffusion of an idea / edited by Roberta Wollons.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  372.21809 K575    ---  Available
Description viii, 301 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Children between public and private worlds : the kindergarten and public policy in Germany, 1840-present / Ann Taylor Allen -- "Letter killeth" : Americanization and multicultural education in kindergartens in the United States, 1865-1920 / Barbara Beatty -- Kindergarten in England, 1851-1918 / Kevin J. Brehony -- Development of kindergartens in Australia at the turn of the twentieth century : a response to social pressures and educational influences / Margaret Clyde -- Missionary kindergarten in Japan / Roberta Wollons -- Chinese kindergarten movement, 1903-1927 / Limin Bai -- Preschool education in Poland / Bogna Lorence-Kot and Adam Winiarz -- Kindergarten and the revolutionary tradition in Russia / Lisa Kirschenbaum -- Managing the young anarchists : kindergartens and national culture in postcolonial Vietnam / Thaveeporn Vasavakul -- Kindergarten in the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic / Benjamin C. Fortna -- Education and culture in early childhood : a revolution in Jewish schooling, 1899-1948 / Shoshana Sitton.
Subject Kindergarten -- History -- Cross-cultural studies.
Added Author Wollons, Roberta Lyn, 1947-
ISBN 0300077882 (cloth : alk. paper)

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