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Author Stack, Sam F., 1954- author.

Title The Arthurdale Community School : education and reform in depression-era Appalachia / Sam F. Stack, Jr.

Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2016]
©2016

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Physical description 1 online resource (197 pages) : illustrations.
Series Place matters: new directions in Appalachian studies
Place matters (Series) (Lexington, Ky.)
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-191) and index.
Contents Progressive education and the Depression -- Back to the land and the Arthurdale School -- Elsie Ripley Clapp and the community school -- Beginning a community school -- The struggle to survive -- From community school to traditional -- The end of a dream?
Summary This work examines the Arthurdale School, which was created during the Great Depression and dedicated to the purpose of building community and preparing students for participation in democratic society.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Arthurdale Community School (Arthurdale, W. Va.) -- History.
Community and school -- West Virginia -- Arthurdale -- History -- 20th century.
Place-based education -- Appalachian Region -- History -- 20th century.
Educational change -- Appalachian Region -- History -- 20th century.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Appalachian Region.
Electronic books.
History.
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