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Schooling in the antebellum South : the rise of public and private education in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama / Sarah L. Hyde.

Author:
Hyde, Sarah L., 1981- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 212 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-207) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: an exploration of learning in the antebellum Gulf South -- A schoolroom at the bottom of the stairs: learning inside the home -- Learning beyond the homestead: private education in the Gulf South -- Education as a responsibility of the state: early efforts toward public schools -- The genesis of public education in the South: urban public schools -- The culmination of antebellum education initiatives: the establishment of statewide public school systems in the Gulf South -- Within the schoolroom walls: student life in the antebellum Gulf South -- Conclusion: punctuated progress: the place of education in the antebellum Gulf South.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780807164204 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0807164208 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
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  • ((mobi))
LCCN:
2016009624
OCLC:
946770171
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