American Schools And University

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at April 2, 2017
The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America :
A Lively Experiment

by Stephen J. Nelson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498515568 | 341 Pages | PDF | 3.82 MB

This book presents the issues, controversies, and key players that formed and enabled the American college and university to endure as a critical institution of the nation and society.
From Higher Aims to Hired Hands: The Social Transformation of American Business Schools and the Unfulfilled Promise of Manageme

From Higher Aims to Hired Hands: The Social Transformation of American Business Schools and the Unfulfilled Promise of Management as a Profession by Rakesh Khurana
English | Oct. 7, 2007 | ISBN: 069112020X | 542 Pages | PDF | 2 MB


Is management a profession? Should it be? Can it be? This major work of social and intellectual history reveals how such questions have driven business education and shaped American management and society for more than a century.

American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 9, 2014
American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History

American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History by William G. Rothstein
Oxford University Press | October 29, 1987 | English | ISBN: 0195041860 | 408 pages | PDF | 28 MB

In this extensively researched history of medical schools, William Rothstein, a leading historian of American medicine, traces the formation of the medical school from its origin as a source of medical lectures to its current status as a center of undergraduate and graduate medical education, biomedical research, and specialized patient care.

Day of the Panzer: A Story of American Heroism and Sacrifice in Southern France  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2017
Day of the Panzer: A Story of American Heroism and Sacrifice in Southern France

Day of the Panzer: A Story of American Heroism and Sacrifice in Southern France by Jeff Danby
English | 8 May 2008 | ISBN: 193203370X | ASIN: B0041G6S4Q | 393 Pages | MOBI | 2.7 MB
International Adoption in North American Literature and Culture: Transnational, Transracial and Transcultural Narratives

International Adoption in North American Literature and Culture: Transnational, Transracial and Transcultural Narratives By Dr. Mark Shackleton
English | PDF | 2017 | 314 Pages | ISBN : 3319599410 | 2.79 MB

This book is about transnational and transracial adoption in North American culture. It asks: to what extent does the process of international adoption reflect imperious inequalities around the world; or can international adoption and the personal experiences of international adoptees today be seen more positively as what has been called the richness of “adoptive being”?
Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering During the Civil War and Reconstruction [Audiobook]

Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering During the Civil War and Reconstruction [Audiobook] by Jim Downs
English | May 6th, 2013 | ASIN: B00CHQ8AL6, ISBN: 1522601716 | M4B@64 kbps | 8 hrs 48 mins | 245.82 MB
Narrator: Gabriel Bush

Bondspeople who fled from slavery during and after the Civil War did not expect that their flight toward freedom would lead to sickness, disease, suffering, and death. But the war produced the largest biological crisis of the nineteenth century, and as historian Jim Downs reveals in this groundbreaking volume, it had deadly consequences for hundreds of thousands of freed people.
Developing Community Schools, Community Learning Centers, Extended-service Schools and Multi-service Schools

Developing Community Schools, Community Learning Centers, Extended-service Schools and Multi-service Schools: International Exemplars for Practice, Policy and Research by Hal A. Lawson, Dolf van Veen
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319256629 | 437 Pages | PDF | 10.3 MB

This book focuses on special organizational configurations for schools in diverse parts of the world.

Religious Freedom at Risk: The EU, French Schools, and Why the Veil was Banned  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Sept. 5, 2017
Religious Freedom at Risk: The EU, French Schools, and Why the Veil was Banned

Religious Freedom at Risk: The EU, French Schools, and Why the Veil was Banned by Melanie Adrian
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319214454 | 189 Pages | PDF | 2.1 MB

This book examines matters of religious freedom in Europe, considers the work of the European Court of Human Rights in this area, explores issues of multiculturalism and secularism in France, of women in Islam, and of Muslims in the West.

American Imperialism and the State, 1893-1921  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Sept. 3, 2017
American Imperialism and the State, 1893-1921

American Imperialism and the State, 1893-1921 by Colin D. Moore
2017 | ISBN: 1316606589, 1107152445 | English | 298 pages | PDF | 4 MB
The Politics of Widening Participation and University Access for Young People: Making educational futures

Valerie Harwood, Anna Hickey-Moody, "The Politics of Widening Participation and University Access for Young People: Making educational futures"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1138830917 | 232 pages | PDF | 2 MB